Bantam Square Feet?

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

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

  2. JoJo 95

    JoJo 95 Songster

    Mar 15, 2009
    what breed?
  3. Silkies, Frizzles, and Cochin
  4. elmo

    elmo Songster

    May 23, 2009
    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. Oh, ok. Thank you for the info! [​IMG]

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