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New Coop, how many chickens can it hold?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by BikerBabeRules, May 19, 2008.

  1. BikerBabeRules

    BikerBabeRules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2008
    Vermont, USA
    The coop is 8'x12'. With an 8' ceiling. How many chickens can it hold comfortably? They will be free ranging during the day, so the coop is for nighttime and winter times here.
  2. GranHabano

    GranHabano Out Of The Brooder

    May 18, 2008
    Morristown, TN
    Based on some data I've found in other posts:

    Standards: 24

    Bantams: 32
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Yup....GranHabano is right!

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