Do I have enough room in my coop for ducks?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by emmajm43, Jun 3, 2016.

  1. emmajm43

    emmajm43 New Egg

    Jun 3, 2016
    I got a coop for my ducks that has about 6 1/2 square feet, not including the run. I'm wondering if this is enough room for my ducks, because I don't think I can afford another coop.
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi Premium Member

    Mar 27, 2012
    My Coop
    It depends on how many ducks you have. If you're only keeping two in there, and they're only in there while sleeping, you could probably get away with it, just make sure they have a nice roomy run. If more than two or if they will have to spend a lot of their time in there, no, that's not big enough.
  3. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    southern AL
    Also depends on the size of the ducks.
    My first coop was about that size and it was fine for 3 runner ducks, but they were only locked in at night and were out and about during the day.

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