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Chicken Condo - Part 3 (See part 1 & 2 here: [URL]https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/ohiochkmoms-chicken-coop.48103/[/URL] [URL]https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/chicken-condo-part-2.48523/[/URL]) One of my hens is sitting in her box. She thinks I am taking her eggs. We have straw in the boxes and pine shavings inside the main coop where they roost at night. There is also more water inside for them. I put this in there in case the outside water was frozen. We have had a few cold nights and I...
Chicken Condo - Part 2 (See part 1 here: [URL]https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/ohiochkmoms-chicken-coop.48103/[/URL]) This is a picture of the chicken condo with the steel roof, the new enclosed run for them to roam and, in the background, the kids' treehouse (it matches the coop but the treehouse was first). The picture below shows the back door propped open for the chickens to roam. We started out with eight chickens. We have four hens left. The other four were roosters. I gave them all...
Chicken Condo We started building our chicken condo in April of 2009. We were receiving eight chickens for Easter for our three children. My DH wanted to do it "right". So following are photos of our work in progress. Enjoy! I spent many hours perusing this site for ideas and combined alot of what I saw into this "chicken condo". Thank you Backyard Chicken Builders! I didn't have an exact detailed drawing. I scribbled my ideas on some paper and my DH figured the rest out. I am the designer...
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