I know 4 sq. foot per bird, but...

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by ncCHICKS, Oct 7, 2008.

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  1. ncCHICKS

    ncCHICKS Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 5, 2008
    Hope Mills, NC
    I stink at math stuff. When I figure it up I get 2...

    I am building a 8ft X4ft X4ft coop.

    I want all standard hens, no roos

    How many chickens will fit nicely? I'd like to keep a small 10x6 run attached full time, but about 4 hours a day, they will have supervised free range. Prefered not more than 5 chickens.

    Also, a question

    If you could have a dominique, Amerecauna, Delaware, or Buff Orpington, which would you have (MAX of 3 chickens)
    Last edited: Oct 7, 2008
  2. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
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