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Zerze is Laying but Mercades is not, why?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Blueicebird, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. Blueicebird

    Blueicebird Chirping

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    Zerze and Mercades are sisters, same flock, same age. Both have full round red faces, wattles and combs. Zerze is laying an egg a day, and Mercades has done nothing. It's been over 20 days since Zerze laid her first perfect beauty and has been consistant since. I wonder, even tho they are the same age, should it take this long for Mercades to start? I am getting impaient [​IMG]
     

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