when does a hen return to laying after she has raised babies

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ladybug4ut1, Jan 20, 2008.

  1. ladybug4ut1

    ladybug4ut1 Songster

    Nov 13, 2007
    Central Florida
    I bought a hen and four babies. i have now seperated the babies from her and have put her in with a roo. When can i expect her to start laying again.

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  2. BantyChickMom

    BantyChickMom Songster

    Sep 25, 2007
    Henderson, NC
    Mine started back laying about 2 to 3 weeks after I removed the baby.

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