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What size Coop and Run for trio of Silkies?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Fancie, May 13, 2009.

  1. Fancie

    Fancie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 31, 2008
    My coop right now is a playhouse coop (4 x 8). But I need to make a new coop. But wanted to raise a pure line, so the trio will be cooped up into the new coop, most of the time. (or I might free range the birds every other day)

    Should I go double 8 X 8. In the new one... bigger? or will 4 x 8 that I have now be alright.
  2. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    Bigger is always better if you have the materials and space.

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