When will my EE lay again...she went broody for a bit.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Messipaw, Aug 7, 2013.

  1. Messipaw

    Messipaw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi All,
    My EE went broody a couple of months ago. She was definitely broody-going thru all the huffing and puffing and the growling too. She sat on a nest with or without eggs. Took her off the nest and bamm she was back on in minutes. I let it run the course of time and she broke out of it. She has been back to normal for two weeks now. She is the first one out of the coop and pen in the morning. She is out and about with the rest of the girls. All day long free ranging and.
    My question is when will she start laying again?


    Thank you
    Ali
     
  2. Messipaw

    Messipaw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone?
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I've not broken a broody so don't have an answer as to when, but you mentioned free ranging. You might try confining her to see if she just decided to start laying somewhere else after her break.
     
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  4. Messipaw

    Messipaw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good point. Thank you
     

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