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WHY ISN'T SHE LAYING????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by zabi, Oct 18, 2014.

  1. zabi

    zabi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is a phoenix bantam which has been been with for the past teo months and I was wondering whether she is going to lay or not. She does make sounds of laying when I am around and once I go back in the house she stops... am I doing something wrong? Thanks for yout help in advance...
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  2. zabi

    zabi Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Overrun With Chickens

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    Her comb and wattles are pale. How old is she?

    Perhaps she is just to young yet.
     
  4. thechxwhisperer

    thechxwhisperer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Also, hens get stressed when they see you looking at them in the nesting box area.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    This. She simply doesn't look mature enough yet. The sounds she makes when you're near her may be "please give me treats" sounds, not "I'm going to lay an egg" sounds [​IMG]
     
  6. zabi

    zabi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks alot everyone
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed.
     
  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    My guess is that she is just too young. Phoenix aren't known for their egg laying ability, and may start later.
     

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