Found a awesome looking chicken tractor

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by conny63malies, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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  2. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    It looks pretty cool. I'm going to show it to DH and ask him if he could build me something similar.
     
  3. momofdrew

    momofdrew Chillin' With My Peeps

    that is cool... gives a lot of room in the run...
     
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    oooh..i like! [​IMG]
     
  5. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    It looks like the perfect mix of portability, space and weight . Compared to those things other companys sell this one offers the most space.
     
  6. Shared Acres

    Shared Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cute!
     
  7. kristenm1975

    kristenm1975 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's a cool design, for sure. My only concern is that it doesn't have hardware cloth on the bottom or around the outside edge so critters can just dig under and get in there to the hens. Dogs, coyotes, raccoons etc would certainly be able to do that, so it doesn't seem all that predator proof to me.

    That's my one complaint with most chicken tractor designs I've seen.
     
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  8. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

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    That's pretty swell. Not too much indoor room, but for a mild climate, great, and it wouldn't be hard to tarp the top either. Looks easy to build. Cool! [​IMG]

    Thanks for posting the link!

    Pat
     
  9. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

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    I just gave the command to the biys (DH & Roomie)...it was short and sweet and went like this

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    "Boys I want you to build me one of these"

    them looking at it and replying "Yes Dear...we can build it" [​IMG]


    Gosh I loved well trained men. Train them with food...much easier that way. [​IMG]
     
  10. spook

    spook Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow, I'm not showing that one to my DH, that is so amazing! Up here we would have to put some wire on the bottom, but that would be very simple to do.
    Wouldn't that be neat to have....maybe I'll show DH...heee heeehee
     

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