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my diy freecycle coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by ricky bamboo, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. ricky bamboo

    ricky bamboo Out Of The Brooder

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    Here is my little coop, made of a window found at the curb, some used plywood, sheeting and timbers. I have a metal gutter free from the church reno's next door. The hinges are from the dollar store. I got some old metal roofing from a neighbour, but went with a bought roll of asphalt shingle instead.
    It houses my 8 rhode island reds and 4 big breasted turkeys (when they aren't sleeping on the fence).

    click on the link to view

     
  2. CATRAY44

    CATRAY44 Lard Cookin Chicken Woman

    That was really cool!
     
  3. Jessika

    Jessika Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome job! The inhabitants look quite happy! [​IMG]
     
  4. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice job recycling, the coop also looks nice.
     
  5. krcote

    krcote Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it's so funny how nice it was to sit and watch chickens do their chicken thing while at work! thanks!
     
  6. DawnSuiter

    DawnSuiter Chillin' With My Peeps

    That was a GREAT video!
    DH & I watched, and laughed and really enjoyed the ending.

    The coop is cool, but the video was even cooler.
     

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