What does your duck house look like?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by OSUman, May 9, 2009.

  1. GracieJ

    GracieJ Songster

    Feb 16, 2018
    Wales, UK
    Thank you so much, it means a lot. I’ve found a ‘dog pen’ on amazon that consists of 8 panels that can be rearranged so I was thinking of buying that and then adding chicken wire/mesh to the top and outside so nothing can get in (or out) and then maybe some tarpin for cover on one end. Never would have had such ideas if it wasn’t for you and everyone on this website who’ve been so helpful!
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  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    Sounds like a good plan! keep the pics coming.
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  3. DownLo

    DownLo Chirping

    Mar 26, 2018
    Do you have any tips on how to build this? Love it!
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  4. Firefightra

    Firefightra In the Brooder

    Apr 15, 2018
    My hubby built this for me as a Christmas present. Lots of room and lots of predator protection. It’s a 20’x20’ pen, which is covered from top to bottom in 1/4 inch hardware mesh. I also dug down 2 feet deep and 1 foot out and attached the hardware mesh to the perimeter of the pen and then back filled it to protect from digging predators. He also built the duck house and added another area behind it, in case it’s too hot to sleep inside the duck house or if one of the duckies just wants some privacy. It’s been “duck approved” by the flock and receives two thumbs up (if ducks had thumbs, that is...).;) FCADA0FA-2765-4607-A48C-D28D3E9D963D.jpeg 7E3A6AB3-7057-499B-889C-A88AC494F70C.jpeg E71F7876-EBAB-4273-8523-0156FE0AD0DC.jpeg
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    That is awesome, DH did a fantastic job.:thumbsup What a nice Christmas gift.
    Last edited: Apr 18, 2018
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  6. Wow!!! Awesome!!
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  7. Soon2BChixMom

    Soon2BChixMom Herding ducks and Wrangling chickens

    Jan 8, 2017
    Wow! I am jealous!
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  8. Duckmom239

    Duckmom239 In the Brooder

    Jun 1, 2018
    Hey there! Do you happen to have the plans of this duck house? Its exactly what I want to build.

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  9. Duckmom239

    Duckmom239 In the Brooder

    Jun 1, 2018
    Can you tell me how tall you made it? Its exactly what Im looking to have made!!!
  10. happy duck

    happy duck Crazy duck mom

    Mar 24, 2018
    Small town
    My Coop
    What a great thread! Here is mine(the coop is not up against the run...we also still have some decorating to do)!
    I will try to get a updated version.....

    Attached Files:

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