using dog kennels for coops

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by pokey, Aug 10, 2008.

  1. pokey

    pokey Warrior Princess

    Jun 1, 2008
    [​IMG]/img][/url] here are two of my coops. not the ritz, but i bought the kennels for about 5o.oo. and its easy to wrap them up so the birds are warm in winter. the nest boxes are towards the back and i use a gravity fed waterer that uses a homade bucket to feed water down to a bell waterer. makes it easy. my feeder is also homemade, but works great. the second pic didn,t post i'll try again
    Last edited: Aug 10, 2008
  2. pokey

    pokey Warrior Princess

    Jun 1, 2008
    here is the second coop
  3. Omran

    Omran Songster

    Jul 26, 2008
    Bagdad KY
    It is a good Idea only thing the wire fence has a very larg holes will allow posams and other small rats to get in,I don't knowmay be you used a smaller mesh fence.
  4. chickens4jojo

    chickens4jojo Songster

    May 26, 2008
    Upstate South Carolina
    I like the idea of using dog kennels. I though about doing that, but just haven't yet. Post some more pics if you have time!! I love seeing what others do. [​IMG]
  5. Ladysonja

    Ladysonja Songster

    Jul 29, 2008
    Porter, Texas
    Sorry, The first picture did not post...

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