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Barn red hen house? Help!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by cynstaub, Mar 8, 2015.

  1. cynstaub

    cynstaub In the Brooder

    Feb 25, 2011
    Pasadena, CA
    I bought some flat barn red paint for my henhouse. I was just about to paint it..then I'm thinking chickens don't like red do they?
    Do you think it would be okay to paint my henhouse barn red?
  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    Chickens think red is an interesting color and are attracted to dots of it, but they don't care one bit about flat areas of any color, and get used to new things pretty quickly anyway. I'm sure they won't mind having a red house.
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

    May 14, 2014
    The chickens won't have a problem with your hen house no matter what color you paint it, so as long as you don't live in an association with some kind of color regulations, my advice is to paint it whatever color you like. :eek:)

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