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Coops and chickens

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Chicken Cluck, Oct 25, 2008.

  1. Chicken Cluck

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    When i make a coop, which is more better, a coop with a door to walk in, or a small coop with a lift up roof?

    I'm planning on getting chickens
     
  2. SSO202

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    You need to think about a lot of factors when making this decision. How many chickens are you planning to house? If you build a coop you can walk into cleaning maybe easier. I built an 8'x7' shed and divided it in half. I use the back half for the chickens and the front half for storage. If you go to the coop design pages you can view a lot of different designs and maybe make a decision on what best suits your needs. Good Luck!
     
  3. Chicken Cluck

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    sounds good. Thanks! [​IMG]
     
  4. SSO202

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    You're welcome![​IMG]
     

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