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My Recycled Desk Coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Lady Bee, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. Lady Bee

    Lady Bee In the Brooder

    Jul 18, 2011
    Hi Everyone!

    Im new at this site so I thought I would post about my coop-in-progress to sort of introduce myself to the community. Pics will come soon! I lost my camera but I can borrow my sister's.

    The base of my coop will be an old bunk-bed desk that isn't being used anymore. I found a pic online but I don't know how to post it. I sawed a hole in the side of one of the desk drawers to make a nest box that pulls out and made a ramp out of scrap wood. The entire thing will be made of recycled material except for the hardware cloth which I will buy new. I'm planning on putting 2 white leghorn hens in there for their egg-laying and heat-tolerance.

    Ill update later with pics!

  2. jen5680

    jen5680 Southside Silkie Shack

    Jun 18, 2009
    SW Ohio
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from SW Ohio!!
    Sounds very interesting! Can't wait to see pictures!
  3. Omran

    Omran Songster

    Jul 26, 2008
    Bagdad KY
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