Bantam coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Animal15, Feb 4, 2009.

  1. Animal15

    Animal15 Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 31, 2009
    I need a an idea for a coop that is big but small so the birds dont have to much space it is 5 hens and 1 rooster going to live in this coop and what would be the best wood to use for is?[​IMG]

  2. happyhens

    happyhens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 30, 2007
    Last edited: Feb 4, 2009
  3. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    A 4x4 coop, or bigger would be plenty of room. Bantams only need 1.5 to 2 sq ft per bird. I use just any kind of wood I happen to have or can get pretty cheap. The wood you use is really up to you. [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by