Almost done with coop - size of chicken door?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by JenNY99, May 6, 2011.

  1. JenNY99

    JenNY99 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all!

    We ALMOST have our 8' x 10' coop done - yay! And hopefully I'm almost done shelling out the $$$$$, too!

    At any rate, we have larger chickens - Buff Orpingtons and Brahmas. What are the ideal dimensions for the chicken door?

    Thanks in advance!

    Jen
     
  2. BairleaFarm

    BairleaFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ive read so much on here its all running together. 12x16" or 10x10" for bantams IIRC. I built mine 14x16"
     
  3. hbwbk

    hbwbk Out Of The Brooder

    13X10 is a good size we have 3 buff orphs They are big girls we have a americana and 2 speckled sussex. [​IMG]
     

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