New to birds... Need help with coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by bantamkelley, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. bantamkelley

    bantamkelley Out Of The Brooder

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    Nov 16, 2011
    Im new to poultry and i have an idea on a coop. It uses a 12-foot white wire storage shelf and would be 3 feet off the ground and will have a A-frame structure but its right next to a fence bordering a pasture with coyotes. There is a small hole in the fence but will soon be filled. I plan on raising bantams. (the cheap starter kind [​IMG] The runs will be 2 feet tall and half cylinder garden wire. Thanks in advance:)
     
  2. M.sue

    M.sue Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 29, 2011
    Michigan
    Design it to fit your needs but I'd make darn sure that hole is patched and the coop & run is 100% prediator proof. If coyotes are regulars in the area you can bet they will want to wine & dine on your bantams!!
     
    Last edited: Nov 17, 2011

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