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Sgtmom52s Chicken Coop

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  1. sgtmom52
    I currently have 3 Buff Orpington, 1 Silver Laced Wyandotte, 3 EE/Spangled Russian Orloff hens, 3 French Black Copper Marans hens and a French Black Copper Marans roo in my older coop.
    In 2010 we built a 2nd coop with 2 seperated runs for my bantam cochin roo and his girls, 3 bantam cochins (2 frizzled) a Blue laced red Wyandotte, a light Brahama mix and an EE on one side and a splash Ameraucana roo, 3 Ameraucana hens and 3 Cuckoo Marans/Ameraucana hens on the other. I also have babies in both runs right now ~ the girls will stay and the boys will have to go.
    We also have a great Beagle "Copper", 2 German Shepherd Dogs "Abby" & Chance" 2 grey male cats ~ Patch & Shadow, 1 old parakeet and assorted fish - both inside and in a pond, and lots & lots of honeybees!
    My human family includes a daughter who graduated from college in May of 2008 (Yeah!) and now teaches English in a middle school in Japan, a step daughter who is grown and is a teacher in Martha's Vineyard, Mass. and a wonderful & handy husband who tolerates my many critters and flower gardens!

    The old coop (before the stairs ...)
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    The Coop Inside...
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    Some of the old Girls....
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  1. Tjones3
    What do you have under your roost? (picture #2) Is is a way to clean up from the outside? Also, can one have a coop that size with only 4 chickens? Thank you. Nice set up!
  2. diychickencoops
    This looks great, the paint matches the wood perfectly and it seems very durable!
  3. dhale118
    Very nice design....Might borrow some ideas here

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