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Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by t-dawg, Jul 23, 2008.

  1. t-dawg

    t-dawg In the Brooder

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    yo, this is what my daughters old play house looks like(not an exact; my yard doesn't look THAT good) and i was wondering if we could build a chicken coop out of that!

    PlAY HOUSE LINK(so you can see what it looks like)Go to... http://www.beautifulchickens.wetpaint.com/page/Play+house
     
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  2. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    Can't see the picture - you need to upload it to Photobucket or another hosting site first.

    There are lots of converted playhouse chicken coops around!!!
     
  3. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

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  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

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    You can build a beautiful coop out of that!!!!!!
     
  5. arlee453

    arlee453 Songster

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    One of my chicken shelters is a recycled kids PLASTIC playhouse... you can make a chicken coop out of most anything if you put your mind to it!

    Check out the coops page for great ideas and have fun!
     
  6. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Songster

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    that would be awesome!!!
     
  7. t-dawg

    t-dawg In the Brooder

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    U guys really think so?
     
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  8. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

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    Wow. Yeah that would make an awesome little coop! Go for it!!
     
  9. dixygirl

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    Gorgeous and big enough! Definitely
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  10. Ellie_NY_chick

    Ellie_NY_chick Songster

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    It's beautiful!

    How big is it and how many chickens?

    I live near a lot of Amish people who sell playhouses and sheds like this. There's one I see that looks like a big boat and all I can think is "how cool would that be for the chickens to play on?" It's got all kinds of portholes and planks and nooks and crannies...

    I know, I'm weird...

    Anyway, it's sort of like this one, but without the swings and the slide:

    http://www.usaportablebuildings.com/playsetsswingsets.html

    Of course, at almost $4,000 if I bought this for the chickens, I'd probably be living in it with them![​IMG]
     

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