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Hello Backyard Chicken Enthusiasts! Here are a few pictures of our Colorado Coop - it turned out looking like an old miner's shack, which is okay with us - we're mining for golden yolks! Here is the basic 'bare bones' framing. I used 2x3s for most of the framing and 2x4s for the main roof supports. The floor is a 4' square piece of plywood I happened to have on hand, resulting in a total floor area of 16 square feet. The vertical members are 6 and 5 feet with a 2 foot space under the coop....
Fort Collins Colorado Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYesMax Chickens Allowed6Roosters AllowedNoPermit RequiredYesCoop Restrictions"the chicken hens must be provided with a covered, predator-resistant chicken house that is properly ventilated, designed to be easily accessed, cleaned and maintained, and at least two (2) square feet per chicken in size"City/Organization Contact nameUnsure about this...Additional InformationOrdinance No. 072, 2008 states a maximum number...
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