Turkey Coop?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by FowlPrincess, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. FowlPrincess

    FowlPrincess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2014
    Sebastopol, CA
    Im new to Turkeys, I have chickens and ducks. Building them a coop and not sure if it needs to be completely surrounded by hardwire cloth like the chickens. All the pics I see online just have "fencing" around the house, but nothing completely varmint proof like the chickens.

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Mine is made from heavy duty welded wire in a 2" x 4" rectangular grid. I pneumatic stapled this to a stud wall from from ground to roof. I did put small grid HW cloth on each end of the roost so a greedy raccoon couldn't snatch one at night though the 2" x 4" holes. Seems to work well for them. Has a tin over OSB roof but it open air on all 4 sides. I have a walk in door and made them a small door as well.
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