my chicken coop

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by darkgizmo1211, Aug 1, 2016.

  1. darkgizmo1211

    darkgizmo1211 Out Of The Brooder

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    hi i was wondering what other materals i could put over my chicken run i have used bird netting it worked but now theres holes in it where my chickens are getting out from so i was wondering what other things i could use thar wont rip as easy and would last thank you for any help
     
  2. Folly's place

    Folly's place True BYC Addict

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    A solid roof! Hardware cloth on good framing will be more secure. Redoing the netting will keep your birds in, but raccoons will chew back in just fine. Mary
     
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  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 Mary's advice above.
     

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