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i got 5 chickens all at 2 months old.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickens3, May 6, 2009.

  1. chickens3

    chickens3 Songster

    May 5, 2009
    Eau Claire, Michigan
    What do you guys think i should do with my chicken when they get bigger what is the best way to keep them how big of a coop

  2. SpringChickens

    SpringChickens Songster

    Feb 1, 2009
    College Station, Tx
    It's a general rule of thumb to have a MINIMUM of 4 sq. feet per bird. So for 5 birds, you want at least a 20 sq. ft. coop.

    Personally, I prefer to have more space per bird, but it's all individual preference. I've never heard any bird complain about having too much room, though. [​IMG]

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