Why did she stop laying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by shannaharle, Oct 8, 2011.

  1. shannaharle

    shannaharle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 9, 2011
    White City, KS
    I have a red that just started laying. She layed for 5 days straight then just stopped. She still goes and sits in the laying box but nothing. She hasn't layed in 3 days and I am starting to ask questions. I have felt for an egg bound egg but i can't feel anything. Other than that she seems normal. Anyone have any suggestions?
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    It's normal for new layers to start, then stop for a bit. It's all part of their bodies adjusting to laying.

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