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motoclown's Coop # 2

c00p #2

It has begun, The Great Chicken Addiction.

Started gathering Ideas and Items. 

FREE= Pallets, 2 wooden doors, trailor, 2 windows, 3 bundles of shingles

 2 wooden boxes, mesh metal scraps & sheeting, house paint, tar paper.

BOUGHT=2x4's, 1x3's, sheets of plywood, 3 small boxes of screws, 

5 sheets of osb, grey paint @ habitat store, hardware cloth, chicken wire

11-12-10

Scully ground off all of the bolts on the floor of the trailor.

Cut the doors to fit as the floor and filled in the window holes.

Door floor

Started putting the pieces together like a puzzle.

Wall # 1

Wall number one

Starting to look like a coop.

Coming together

Roof is on, needs shingled.

Frame wall roof

Premade box turned into a nest box           Outside It opens up and has a lock  Inside nest box           Nest Box

          Nest box ready for eggs                Plastic eggs, I picked up for 75 cents

       Nestbox ready      Plastic Eggs       

Compost bin made from pallets

Compost bin

Inside is yellow to brighten up the place.

Inside2

Ceiling is blue, like the sky, need clouds painted on.

Inside

11-21-10

coop2

MOTOCLOWNS TRAVELING CHICKEN SHOW

Motoclowns Traveling Chicken Circus

Can you see me driving that thing down the highway.

It's not done yet..........

but It's as done as It's going to get until the snow melts.

Design Drawing

3/20/2011

We moved the coop to its permanent spot.

Added the new nest boxes.

Coop Expansion Project

Nest boxes and linoleum down.....

Nest boxes

THEN CHICKEN MATH HAPPENED AND VOILA!

4/02/2011

The Addition is on, doubled in size. It's 5' x 14' now. Yeah more chickens!

All 37..........5 week old chicks go outside with the heat lamp.

Addition

And we need to cut a chicken door.

Chickens are 5 weeks old and outside in the coop w/light.Chicks Outside


Clown Coop

Open for Business

Open for Buisness!

Inside

Inside

Temporary Run

Temporary Run

6 Week Old Chicks.    4/11/11

6 week old chicks

9 weeks old

Peeps

Adding the permanent run, It's small but they will be freeranging almost all of the time.

Clown Coop 2

Clown Coop Sign!

Clown Coop Sign

5-16-2011

Clown Coop Sign

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