New flock additions

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by WildCHILD400, Apr 1, 2018.

  1. WildCHILD400

    WildCHILD400 Songster

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    Hi there, I have a coop that is 7ft*3.5ft*4.74ft. It says it houses up to 8 chickens. How many max would you fit personaly?
     
  2. Spartan22

    Spartan22 Crowing

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    I say depends on the height, 3-5 maybe, but if you free range or have a big run you might get away with more. Average sq. footage for coop 4-5 sq ft per chicken but also types and chicken temperament is a factor.
     
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