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Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by LeBlackbird, Sep 24, 2009.

  1. yelnad

    yelnad Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My windows are about 5 feet off the ground. Should they be covered with hardware cloth? My carpenters think I'm nuts, but we do have bear around here. And in the summer, I might be gone for a weekend and the windows would be open. What do you think?
     
  2. Reyvaughn

    Reyvaughn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice looking coop! Although I doubt hardware cloth will keep a bear out, yes, I would cover it. It will keep out other predators!
     
  3. troyer

    troyer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice coop. Would be nice to have about a dozen of those.[​IMG]
     
  4. Blarneyeggs

    Blarneyeggs Overrun With Chickens

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    Ahhh, yes- the gawky teenager age. They'll be feathered out and gorgeous again in no time. And then....eggs!
     
  5. msladyhawke

    msladyhawke Poultry Connoisseur Premium Member

    Not AS cute maybe, but still cute. Sylvia looks adorable.
     
  6. Blarneyeggs

    Blarneyeggs Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes to hardware cloth. It may not keep a bear out, but it will keep out raccoons, minks, rats, etc, etc...
     
  7. heatherscooby77

    heatherscooby77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are pullets I think. They are 6 months? They would have hackle and saddle feathers by now. The one looks like she is about to start laying.
     
  8. fisherlady

    fisherlady Overrun With Chickens

    Nice looking coop! As the others have said, I am also in the 'hardware cloth over the windows' camp. We even put hardware cloth over our eaves... nasty critters can find ways into about anything!
     
  9. gracetonchick

    gracetonchick Out Of The Brooder

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    I am looking for gardeningmama. I am new here to BYC and PA unite and she is supposed to be my guide to all things chicken.
     
  10. stake

    stake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Howdy from Chester County....you are lucky, you have a good mentor
     

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