chickendoors.com - small or regular sized door?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by JDelage, Sep 11, 2016.

  1. JDelage

    JDelage Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm getting ready to order an automatic door from chickendoors.com. Could anyone tell me whether I should get the regular sized or the small sized door? It's going to be for a small flock of ~6 egg-laying hens.

    Thanks,

    JD
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Don't know the size differences between the regular and small sizes. Might depend on size of your birds. I'd go regular size as if you ever do get big-bodied birds you might need it.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Small is 9 3/8” wide by 10 1/2”
    Regular is 11” wide by 15”


    I'd go with the regular.
     
  4. MacPara

    MacPara Just Hatched

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    I have The Clubhouse from MyPetChicken which is for 4 full-size chickens and the small door fits perfectly. The original opening on that coop is not larger than the opening of the small door. You would have a hard time just fitting the regular size door on such a small coop.
     

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