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My Daughter's New Coop Inspired By BYC!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by isabrownmom, Aug 12, 2011.

  1. isabrownmom

    isabrownmom Songster

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    My daughter and her husband just built their new home and she decided she wanted chickens; 4 Australorps I raised from chicks while her coop was being built by her FIL. The coop is so well built I don't think any predator can get in. I delivered her pullets to her last night and she is now sucked into the chicken addiction!

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    Her father-in-law has done construction all his life and cuts no corners! Health issues have forced him to retire from building but he took on this "love" project and took his time so my daughter feels very blessed with her new coop!
     

  2. CMTSMWC

    CMTSMWC Chirping

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    That looks GREAT!!!! Very very nice. Tell her congrats on the new home! [​IMG]
     
  3. the Pollo Loco

    the Pollo Loco Songster

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    Beautiful job!!! them some lucky chickens!!!!
     
  4. DazeGoneBy

    DazeGoneBy Chirping

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    Beautiful, functional, predator-proof. Lucky chickens! I wanted a black Australorp, but couldn't find one in my area. I'm green with envy...hope she enjoys them!
     
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  5. johnwhickey

    johnwhickey Chirping

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    Great looking coop, will take note of this design for my future coop.
     
  6. Chick1043

    Chick1043 Songster

    Jun 5, 2011
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    Nice coop! My dad recently built me a coop too! xD
     
  7. ReadySetGo

    ReadySetGo In the Brooder

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    That is one gorgeous coop. Love the colour scheme too. How many in the coop? Now I gotta look up BAs and see how large they are!
     
    Last edited: Aug 12, 2011

  8. hennyannie

    hennyannie Songster

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    I love it! And those pretty pullets!
     
  9. auto5man

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    nice looking coop, especially like the paint scheme!
     
  10. Ivywoods

    Ivywoods Songster

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    That looks like a very well thought out, convenient, secure, easy to use and access coop! I want a father in law like that!
     

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