Bantam Square Feet?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Chicken0Boy, Nov 25, 2010.

  1. Chicken0Boy

    Chicken0Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

    How many square feet do Bantams need inside and outside (in a run)? [​IMG]
     
  2. JoJo 95

    JoJo 95 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what breed?
     
  3. Chicken0Boy

    Chicken0Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Silkies, Frizzles, and Cochin
     
  4. elmo

    elmo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use the same minimum guidelines as for standards: 4 square feet per bird indoors, plus 10 square feet per bird outdoors. Bantams are small, but mine are very lively and active, and they certainly use the space. I have 9 bantams in a 64 square foot coop with a 128 square foot run, and while that's adequate, I wish I was able to give them more space.
     
  5. Chicken0Boy

    Chicken0Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh, ok. Thank you for the info! [​IMG]
     

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