Treated wood?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by chickyboom, Jan 19, 2013.

  1. chickyboom

    chickyboom New Egg

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    Is it bad for the chickens to have a coop made of treated lumber?
     
  2. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We use treated lumber for wood that is exposed to the ground (so it doesn't mold).
    Any wood that is inside the coop is not treated.
    (I don't even touch the treated lumber with my bare hands; I use gloves.)
     

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