Articles from chicken_angler

My Banty Tractor Not too long ago, I saw an ad on Craigslist.com for 3 bantams for sale. I sent that person an email and I got started on a coop for them. I was getting 2 hens and 1 rooster. The dimensions of the coop are 5 ft tall at the peak of the roof, 3 ft wide, and 5 ft long. This is what the frame started out as- The window framing (which we decided to put in after the frame was done)- The ramp- The ramp installed and looking at the ground- The finished product- And the...
All About The Coop!! Thanks for stopping by and looking at My Page. My flock consists of 6 Ridgeway New Hampshire Red hens, 1 Red sex link hen, 1 Aracauna hen, and 1 Barred Rock hen. They all live in a white coop that measures to about 7' x 8'. Right now I am in the process of insulating the walls. This coop was pretty plain inside when I moved here. It has 3 pop holes for the chickens to get outside (2 of which I closed for winter). There is an attached run that is 8 ft. wide x 5 ft. tall...
My Mixed Breed coop I have no clue how old my coop is. It was already here when we moved in to our house. Right now it holds my 9 chickens. I caught the "Chicken Addiction" on Thursday April 23, 2008. That was one day after my little brother's birthday, the 22nd. I ordered 6 Ridgeway New Hampshire pullets from my local feed store, J & B Feed. A few days before the 23rd, we started constructing a brooder box for the chicks to grow in until they were old enough to go outside. My...
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