Lookit! Look what Amosunknown built! And its in action too!! WHEEE!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Chicken Fruit, Mar 18, 2009.

  1. Chicken Fruit

    Chicken Fruit Songster

    Feb 25, 2009
    Echo Homestead
    I am the coolest person I know. Its okay for you to think so too. I wont tell anyone [​IMG]
    I also just learned how to post actual images in my posts... go me!



    Theres all sorts of ridiculous things stacked around it, I need to make a skirt of wire for it for when the ground is uneven, so nothing can get in, and since the babies are still so little- out. Theres chickenwire all around the bottom, obviously, but under the bottom frame of wood critters might get in if theyre unattended.

    yay! Go me!
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  2. RHewitt

    RHewitt Songster

    Very good use of recycled materials. I am always looking for ways to reuse materials and keep the cost of my chicken habit under control. Great work I am sure your flcok will love their new space.
  3. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Apr 22, 2008
    upstate SC
    Oh, man. I can't wait to get mine outside, too! That looks neat. [​IMG]

    Next plan of action.....they grow so fast you will be building one 3 times that size and then....6 times that size![​IMG]
  4. Chicken Fruit

    Chicken Fruit Songster

    Feb 25, 2009
    Echo Homestead
    I know, they do grow fast!

    They actually have a coop, the tractor was a started project abandoned when we ended up with more than we expected- thus the coop... but this works GREAT for the chicks!
  5. That looks great! I love to see habitats built using recycled materials. The youngins look happy in their new crib. [​IMG]

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