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These hens better get busy!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by kuntrychick, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. kuntrychick

    kuntrychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2009
    I guess all my hens are molting...no eggs! I see feathers everywhere outside. Although, my 2 RIRs both did lay an egg today (although one of them has gotten to where she lays thin shelled rough eggs).
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    Increase their protein and it will help them through the molt.

    That's why I hatch some every year, then the pullets are laying while the hens are molting - chicken math works wonders!

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