Worried about my Wyandotte-Help!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by goofychickens, Oct 1, 2015.

  1. goofychickens

    goofychickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    We have 2 blck stars, seven cinnamon queens, and one Wyandotte.(silver laced)
    Zebee(the Wyandotte) is probably about 21-23 weeks old. All of her sisters are laying
    but she hasn't started and she is at the age that they started. Is it possible for her to have a disorder that she never lays?
    - Goofy
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    It is possible but not probable. Some birds just mature more slowly than others - give her time.
  3. coach723

    coach723 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 12, 2015
    North Florida
    I agree with sourland. I have Brahma's, Rhode Island Reds, Americaunas, Barred Rocks, and Wyandottes. My Wyandottes seemed to be the last to start laying with my latest batch of chicks. I wouldn't worry unless you see other symptoms of something wrong.
  4. goofychickens

    goofychickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    She is mini though but shes about as big as the others. That's why I thought she should be laying soon. But thanks! :D

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