The waiting game!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by smoon, Jul 13, 2016.

  1. smoon

    smoon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2016
    Hi everyone. I am an impatient first time chicken mom! I've had my girls for 18 weeks (since hatching). Still no eggs! They are Easter eggers and some mixed breed black hens. No squatting yet and they won't get in the nest boxes, either! Does she look close? So ready for eggs!

  2. Mschkweasnduck

    Mschkweasnduck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2016
    Spirit lake
    I hatched a hen who started laying around 6 months regularly. Your girl looks very close. Keep watching their behavior and you'll notice when they are ready ...they do a little song ,mine did anyways :) and you'll notice them squat down .i hope you get eggs soon. We haven't bought eggs in over 7 months :) a really good feeling . Good luck . What a pretty hen ;)

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