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Need coop advice for Longtails - want to do it right the first time!!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by savannahchickmom, Feb 25, 2012.

  1. savannahchickmom

    savannahchickmom Chirping

    Sep 10, 2010
    Savannah, Missouri
    We have had "normal" chickens for quite awhile, but we are getting into Yokohamas now, too. I want to keep them separate of course, and I believe they would benefit from different accomodations than my Wellies, EE's etc. due to their long tails. I don't want to start all over again next year. Would like to construct 2 coops & 4 runs this summer for our Yoko breeding project. Next year is hopefully going to be "expansion" year, not start over again. [​IMG]ANY & ALL input would be greatly appreciated!!

  2. DaughterOfEve

    DaughterOfEve Songster

    Sep 3, 2009
    Montague, MI
    The main thing there is a high enough roost so their tail can hang off ground.

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