Originally Posted by Sirracha
How big should I make the doorway for silkies? I plan on making a simple designer coop with a opening roof.
A little bigger than the biggest chickens
About 2" each way usually works fine
I imagine you could rig up a "one way" door similar to what is used for pigeons, IF the chickens will go through it
You'd just have to make sure the box is big enough to swing the arms in with the bird inside