Ordered the chicken coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by PaulaSB12, Apr 21, 2012.

  1. PaulaSB12

    PaulaSB12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    After much deciding I have ordered my chicken coop here it is

    http://www.thechickenhousecompany.co.uk/product_info.php/cPath/22_24/products_id/59

    I chose this one over the smiths sectional one I was going to build for two reasons 1 it has more run area 54ft square over 33ft square. Two its not going to be moved so moving handles would just get in the way. Three the one I ordered is 6ft tall so I can walk in it comfortably the other one was 5ft and that is 4 inches shorter than I am. It should arrive in 3 weeks so I am getting the garden finished for it and then in May I booked of the week with my wednesday, thursday night shift so I can go to the fur and feather market in Melton Mowbray and buy some chickens then spend the week with them before having to go back to work.

    http://www.meltonmowbraymarket.co.uk/fur-a-feather
    Oh just in case you are interested the coop i am having has the option for external nesting boxes which is what i have gone for.
     
    Last edited: Apr 21, 2012
  2. auto5man

    auto5man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Really like your choice, you are doing everything SO organized (by contrast I bought some 2 month old pullets and built there coop out of a tile crater while they scratched around in the yard). You are REALLY going to enjoy your flock. What breeds are you choosing?
     
  3. Stumpy

    Stumpy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's lovely! It certainly sounds like you have everything planned well.
     

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