Aviary Netting: Opinions for Run?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by katelk, Jul 29, 2013.

  1. katelk

    katelk Songster

    May 6, 2013
    White Bluff, TN
    I am about to build a mobile run big enough for 10 chickens including 1 roo. I was wondering if aviary netting would be a safe way to do this? The main predator issue I have is hawks.
    I do not know much about the netting. If I am building a mobile run with this, what is the best way to frame it, what about nest boxes, and how can I provide a bit of shelter?
    Is it worth the ease of using or should I just go all out with hardware cloth?

  2. jetdog

    jetdog Songster

    Jun 18, 2013
    If you want them to be safe go with the hardware cloth its expensive but peace of mind goes a long way in my book.

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