1. Backwoods Bntms

    Backwoods Bntms Songster

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    What size nest box do I need for OEGB's and d'Anvers?

    thanks,
     

  2. mljohnson05

    mljohnson05 Songster

    May 16, 2011
    Missouri
    All my bantam nesting boxes are 12x12, an has been more than enough room for them.
     
  3. jtbrown

    jtbrown Songster

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    I say thanks for posting too! I have from bantams to light brahmas in one pen and was wondering! Edited to correct my silly fingers' idea of spelling.
     
    Last edited: Jul 13, 2011
  4. You can make a 8'' X 8'' six sided box with a 4.5'' hole cut into the front and that will work for a nest box on some bantams. I currently have Stilt Legged Moderns that use this size nest box. You will need to make one and watch to see if it is working for you or not. 12'' X 12'' will work even for most full sized breeds.
     

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