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Will my hens start laying at the same time?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Kevomxracer, Jan 22, 2013.

  1. Kevomxracer

    Kevomxracer Out Of The Brooder

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    My featherfooted Cochin layed her first egg the other day. And I'm wondering will my RIR and white leghorn start laying soon to? They are all the same age(7 months) and they all do the squat when I walk up to them, and try and pet them. So I think they are close but I'm just curious if they tend to start laying at the same time
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Well, it varies from breed to breed and from individual to individual within breeds, but they are the right age and the daylength is increasing. So? I'm surprised that the leghorn was not the first to lay.
     
  3. Kevomxracer

    Kevomxracer Out Of The Brooder

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    Ya same here. Cause she's getting nice and red on her comb and its really tall. I've got to post some new pics of the girls like today or tomorrow
     

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