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Chicken Housing

  1. TheNewMrsEvans
    Chicken Housing
    This is our main coop...
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    The shed was already on our property, full of junk...so I cleaned it out and converted it into a coop!
    -I got some old linoleum and covered the wooden floor to prevent it from getting damaged by moisture and make it easier to clean.
    -I took out about 3" of siding at the eves to allow ventilation without predators getting through.
    -I made two pop doors about 4" off of the floor with latches that secure on the inside.
    -I bought a 12'x12' chainlink dog run, attached it firmly to the coop, burried the bottom bar and divided it down the middle with chicken wire/gate.
    -I divided the inside with chicken wire partitions to make sections for breeding and brooding, like this...
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