Building a coop for my lil chickies....i need suggestions!!!!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by gabarrelracer09, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. gabarrelracer09

    gabarrelracer09 Hatching

    Mar 16, 2009
    Hey!! i am about to get some little easter eggers and i would like some suggestions on how to build a coop. im only getting 5 or so. how big should nesting boxes be? how big should the actual pen and house be. im planning on having a coop and then a small fence in area for them to go out during the day and walk around in. i really dont know where to start and would love any advice
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

    Feb 2, 2009
    Southeast Louisiana
    If you have not seen it, this is a great thread. Not all of it will apply to you, but pick and choose what does.

    If you go into the Learning Center at the tiop of this page, then go to FAQ, you can find info on nesting boxes and coop sizes.

    Good Luck.

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