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How close can 2 coops be?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Peephouse, Apr 1, 2009.

  1. Peephouse

    Peephouse In the Brooder

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    Hi I am new as new can get so my question is how close can my coop and my neighbors be from each other? We share a chain link fence my coop on one side hers on the other. I don't have my chicks yet May 26. She has a very healthy flock that is 2 years old and they are in the big field behind her house all day running around and having a good old time.
    Nancy
     

  2. well congrats on your chicks( when they get here) they shouldnt have a problem aslong as they arent any roos on your side or your neighbors. all of my coops and tied together and the only problem I have is the roos want to fight but thats it.....
     
  3. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

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    Yep, they should be fine. Some roos wont fight, but some will. If they do fight you can always put up something solid about 3 feet tall, so the roos cant see other, and they should fix the fighting. [​IMG]
     

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