1. LaSwampChickens

    LaSwampChickens Out Of The Brooder

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    I have two barred rock chicks and about 3/4 of an acre backyard that is completely fenced with a 6ft privacy fence. Instead of keeping them in a run, I would rather have the roam freely all day. Would the 6ft fence be high enough to keep them from flying over when they get older?
     
  2. chicklover 1998

    chicklover 1998 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if you clip their wing maybe it will be tall enough some can some can't it just depends upon the bird.
     
  3. LaSwampChickens

    LaSwampChickens Out Of The Brooder

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    A friend of mine has a few barred rocks in his flock and says that his fat ladies wouldn't even try hopping a 3 ft fence lol maybe mine will be the same.
     
  4. Hokum Coco

    Hokum Coco Overrun With Chickens

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