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  1. khargett55

    khargett55 New Egg

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    Hi there I am new to this and my chicks are about ready to be outside. My husband still hasn't got me a coop:( so my question is can you all help me out by suggesting some building plans for 6-10 chickens. I think I'd like a walk in coop. All suggestions are welcome though. Thanks in advance:)
     
  2. TalkALittle

    TalkALittle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you want the run (outdoor pen area) to be big enough to walk in or do you want the coop portion that houses them to be big enough to walk in?
     
    Last edited: Apr 21, 2017
  3. khargett55

    khargett55 New Egg

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    I would like the coop it's self to be able to walk in
     
  4. Hillaire

    Hillaire Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. TalkALittle

    TalkALittle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You may just want to check out small sheds. With a few easy modifications they can make great walk in chicken coops. It sounds like you'll be needing a coop pretty quick and a ready to assemble shed, shed kit, or second hand shed might be the easier way to go.
     
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  6. khargett55

    khargett55 New Egg

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    Thank you all I was able to get a 8x8 walk in coop:)
     
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    Spike1978 Just Hatched

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