Question on nesting "buckets"

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by epona4, Nov 3, 2008.

  1. epona4

    epona4 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 14, 2008
    Central Indiana
    I picked up some buckets from the deli. Unfortunately, they are not 5 gallons. They end up being 11.5 inches deep as well as across.

    Is that going to be too small to use for standard sized chickens?

  2. LynneP

    LynneP Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's pretty tight. My birds are standard size and the nest boxes are 15" x 15" x 15", which they love.
  3. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Last edited: Nov 3, 2008

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