How high is too high....

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by turbodog, Jul 20, 2011.

  1. turbodog

    turbodog Songster

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    .....for a roost?
     

  2. MVchickens

    MVchickens Chirping

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    My highest is 6ft and they still try to go higher...
     
  3. jjthink

    jjthink Crowing

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    Mine have always liked a low roost, or at least an ample platform to hop up onto (1 foot off the floor) to get to a roost a couple feet off the floor. Also depends how much clearance they have for jumping down. The higher the roosts are, the more likely a leg injury from jumping down.....
    JJ
     

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