chicken coop location question

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by pattyjean73, May 19, 2009.

  1. pattyjean73

    pattyjean73 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If I placed my chicken coop and run within my goat pen, would that be alright or would the goats tear down my chicken run fencing? I was hoping to let them run with the goats during the day.
     
  2. scooter147

    scooter147 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My experience with goats is if you use chicken wire they will be visiting the chickens in no time.
     
  3. DarkWolf

    DarkWolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd think they'd bust up the fencing unless you made sure it was of heavy gauge wire with good supports.
     
  4. chickens3

    chickens3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The chicken run will work, but the goats might tear it down.
     

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