Started to lay then stopped /

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 6chicks&aduck, Dec 20, 2010.

  1. 6chicks&aduck

    6chicks&aduck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    one hen of mine was laying, and she layed one that had blood on it, and has'nt laid since what would cause this ?
    They are on layena , oyster sheel & grit , get fresh and cooked treats , and some grain (cracked corn & scatch )
     
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  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    It's normal for them to be irregular when they start laying. You'll get all sorts of weird eggs too. It's just their bodies getting the kinks worked out in the egg factory.
     
  3. 6chicks&aduck

    6chicks&aduck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    with weeks between eggs ?
     

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