Auto Coop door

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Cooters, Mar 14, 2015.

  1. Cooters

    Cooters New Egg

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    Just joined BYC and was looking to see if anyone can suggest which type of auto coop door to get?
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home! Sorry but I've never gotten one myself.
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC!

    You might stop by this page from our archives on all the threads created on automatic doors. There certainly are a lot of them out there. You might get some ideas from these threads.....https://www.backyardchickens.com/newsearch?search=automatic+coop+door

    You can also ask around in our Coop and Run Construction forums too...https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/9/coop-run-design-construction-maintenance

    I have never used them either so I can't give you any ideas. Great to have you aboard and welcome to our flock!
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined our BYC "flock".

    I would check out the links that TwoCrows gave you. [​IMG]I haven't used an automatic coop door, so don't have any suggestions.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I don't know anyone who is using them but, I would worry that some slow moving chicken would get locked out.
     
  7. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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