WHy are they roosting so early?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by tonkatuff, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. tonkatuff

    tonkatuff Songster

    Apr 29, 2008
    Orange County NY
    My chickens have been going to bed early, around 3 pm when there is still daylight until 5pm... is it just because of the weather and lack of green to forage?

  2. eenie114

    eenie114 Completly Hopeless

    Mine have done that too. It didn't make egg production go down, if you are worried about that. If you are just wanting to know why, I don't know either. Hmmm...

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