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Peafowl/Mandarin pen is done

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by 3BirdGirlz, Feb 24, 2014.

  1. 3BirdGirlz

    3BirdGirlz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We started this project in September, but with our weather it took way longer to finish than expected! Here is when we started:[​IMG] Here we got more of the rails put up: [​IMG] I had to do a lot myself as my husband and I both work, plus our girls are involved with stuff. 2x4 wire is doubled up on the bottom with chicken wire (both I got for free from a friend ) On the top half is 1x2 galvanized wire that I bought. For the top is Top right nylon coated 1x1 netting. I've been letting the Mandarins out everyday and they put themselves to bed in the shed every night and I close it up. I still have to move my Peacock and hen into the pen, but I'd like it to be a bit nicer to do so. Here are pictures from from today...the Mandarins are swimming in snow![​IMG] [​IMG] I am so happy it's finished. I can't wait until spring to add plants and dress it up a bit! I want to put a flower garden around the outside and some bushes to help with cover.
     
    Last edited: Feb 24, 2014
  2. The Farm

    The Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is like sssssssoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!![​IMG][​IMG]
     
  3. Chickalina

    Chickalina Out Of The Brooder

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    Very nice!:thumbsup
     

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