How small can i build a chicken coop for my bb bantams

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by omartorres, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. omartorres

    omartorres Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi, i have some 3 bb bantams that i bought a few weeks ago and i was wondering how small can i make their chicken coop i also want to build them a cage.
     
  2. SteveBaz

    SteveBaz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The common formula for a full size chicken is 3 to 4 sqft for each bird and they say for bantam breed 1 1/2 to 2 sqft each bird. Good luck
     
  3. omartorres

    omartorres Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks:)
     
  4. VI KING RANCH

    VI KING RANCH Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:In the run or "cage" they each need 5-10sq feet.
     
  5. keedokes

    keedokes Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would say you'd want a 12sq ft coop and a 24sq ft run.
     

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