stop laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by kowell275, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. kowell275

    kowell275 Out Of The Brooder

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    stanwood
    Hi my Dark Brahma is not laying any eggs she was broody and I broke her she doesn’t stay in the nester she go’s out of the coop but will still not lay an egg?
     
  2. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Overrun With Chickens

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    After a chicken lays enough eggs to brood, she stops laying and just sits on the eggs until they hatch. Although she isn't sitting anymore, it takes a little time to go back to laying eggs.
     
  3. kowell275

    kowell275 Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok thanks
     

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