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Roost for silkies

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by tinakevin, May 30, 2016.

  1. tinakevin

    tinakevin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi all. I am currently finishing up my new coop for my babies. I have 10 silkies in a 8 1/2 x 4 coop and its 8 ft tall. This is the first time I have had silkies and I'm wondering what you all do for roosts and poop boards. I have seen some say that they don't roost. But I was hoping to do the deep litter method but I don't want them sleeping on the floor in their poop. Any help would be appreciated
     
  2. 16 paws

    16 paws Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mine roost but I have a ladder they can walk up to the roost. I think my roost is 3 feet and 4 feet, I have two roosts I should of said.
    Marie
     

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