New to Backyard Chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MediKJ, Mar 11, 2018.

  1. MediKJ

    MediKJ In the Brooder

    Mar 8, 2018
    Acton, Ontario, Canada
    Hi everyone!
    I live in Acton Ontario with my three kids, a dog and two cats.
    After contemplating for a couple of years, I finally took the plunge and added 5 bantam chickens to the mix.

    I am now onto building a coop stage. Does anyone have access to the Chicken Palace plans? I cannot get them to open even in google SketchUp. I would appreciate help!
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    Welcome to aka BYC! :frow
    :yesss:We are glad you joined our flock.
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

    You might want to look through here:
    coops.12 I am not familiar with the chicken palace but there are a lot of coop articles that have plans attached.
    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:

    CURRENT COOP CONTEST click here >>#1

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  3. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy :welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
  4. SonoranChick

    SonoranChick Crowing

    Aug 31, 2014
    Southern AZ
    Howdy and welcome to BYC, you're in great company! :welcome:ya
    What breed are your bantams?
  5. MediKJ

    MediKJ In the Brooder

    Mar 8, 2018
    Acton, Ontario, Canada
    The coop is in there but I cannot access the plans
  6. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master

    Jan 10, 2013
    :welcome glad to have you join us.

    There are a number of coops named "chicken palace".

    If the member is still active, you can "PM" = private message, or just post a comment and question for them on the article or thread you are exploring.

    As kikisgirls mentioned, there are tons of coops on our site, and many give enough details to help with building.

    Good luck in finding your coop plans and congrats on your new flock.
    penny1960, Teila, 007Sean and 3 others like this.
  7. Plip

    Plip Free Ranging

    Apr 28, 2010
    NW Washington State
    Welcome to BYC! Great to have you here!
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G’Day from down under MediKJ :frow Welcome and Congratulations! :clap

    I too am mumma to 5 beautiful bantam girls. I hope you are able to track down those plans.

    I also hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    You might want to also pop in and say hello on the Canadian Thread.

    BYC has a Learning Centre and also Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out.

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock or other critters, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)
    007Sean, Plip and penny1960 like this.
  10. penny1960

    penny1960 Going back to La La Land

    Dec 29, 2015
    Mossyrock, WA
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens I am sure you will find lot's of help in building that coop
    biggest thing to remember the simple wording of hardwire
    007Sean and Plip like this.

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