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Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Miz Mary, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. Miz Mary

    Miz Mary Songster

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    I have regular sized chickens....next year I want to get Bantams.....and build them thier own coop ........does smaller birds mean smaller coop ???????? Say....about 10 Bantams..
    THANK YOU !!!!
     

  2. Chirpy

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    Yes, bantams can live in a smaller area. IMO they should have 3 sq. feet of inside space per bird but I've heard people say 2 sq. feet is acceptable.
     
  3. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

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  4. kurby

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    Those are really nice Dawn. Those there are spoiled chickens!
    Karen
     

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