The coop is complete, lots of trial and error

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Ms2lman, May 31, 2017.

  1. Ms2lman

    Ms2lman Out Of The Brooder

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    image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg we started out with chicken wire and an aviary net, learned that wasn't enough, coons just stick their hands through or climb up the sides and some how get through the net. Put on a metal roof and wrapped the coop in hardware cloth. So far nothing has gotten in. Added curtains for privacy in the nesting boxes, a swing to sit on, perches and a solar chandelier!
     
  2. biophiliac

    biophiliac Chillin' with the Peeps Premium Member

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    :love Beautiful setup!
     
  3. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Overrun With Chickens

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    OK so those are spoiled!!

    Nice job!

    :thumbsup
     
  4. Ms2lman

    Ms2lman Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you, I like to think they are happy
     
  5. Doc Schoepp

    Doc Schoepp Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You mean "well loved (beyond necessary;) )"

    I kept on making fun of my wife when she wanted to buy the $80 'Chicken Swing' but with this reclaimed playset I was able to get for free it came with a rope and run ladder that I am debating making into just that....
     
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  6. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes well loved is a better way to put it.

    Pretty darn nice digs.
     
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  7. Ms2lman

    Ms2lman Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you
     
  8. lewlew

    lewlew Chillin' With My Peeps

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    very cute! I like the idea of the swing, I want to put one in the run for mine! (as soon as I finish the dang coop:D)
     
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  9. Cjs123

    Cjs123 Out Of The Brooder

    Totally awesome. Love the chandelierr. Now, what is the dog house for? Is that the play house:0)
     
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  10. IZZYBELLA

    IZZYBELLA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What a fun coop!
     
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