Need Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by bufforpingtons13, Dec 20, 2010.

  1. bufforpingtons13

    bufforpingtons13 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was wonderin if i could build a hoop coop like so

    http://www.plamondon.com/hoop-coop.html

    and add nesting boxes and a run for my 26 Buff Orpingtons, and 2 others.

    Do you think it will work????????????????????
     
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    They will freeze their tails off unless you are in a warm climate, IMO.

    Also predators can dig under it unless you apron out the hardware cloth (don't use chicken wire).
     
  3. bufforpingtons13

    bufforpingtons13 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:I forgot to mention i would put a huddle box in and have tarps that could roll over the chicken wire............................plus they have feathers for a reason,just sayin.
     
  4. Cargo

    Cargo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That would work just fine as long as you get it big enough.
     
  5. swimmer

    swimmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Would be great in the summer.
     

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