Where to find good priced coops

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by JayFeather, Aug 31, 2011.

  1. JayFeather

    JayFeather New Egg

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    Hey I'm new at the whole chicken thing but I've read almost everything I could find about chickens. I'm pretty sure I have prepared for all the stuff I need to buy like the type of feed,what knd of chicken (Australorp [​IMG] i like eggs) and the other basics....except for the coop...I am looking for a place where I can buy a reasonably priced chicken coop in ontario CA that can hold up to 6 chickens. [​IMG]
     
  2. JayFeather

    JayFeather New Egg

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    Oh and as a side note...I've heard there is a place in waterloo where you can buy chickens, does anyone know where or what it's called? thx
     
  3. Ole rooster

    Ole rooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've seen some on craigslist that would work for me that were $300 to $400 less than I spent to build mine. There are two in North Georgia that really look good.
     
  4. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Are you in Canada or California?

    There is a place in Waterloo, Ontario in Canada that sells chickens.

    The closest place to Ontario, CAL would probably be north of you at Belt Hatchery in Fresno.

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  5. hensandchickscolorado

    hensandchickscolorado Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Don't buy any of the $300-$400 ones you see on the pet store websites or ebay.

    I struggled tremendously to find an inexpensive yet sturdy coop. I wound up with paying a college kid to build me a 4x6 coop with recycled wood for $350. For another $150(cost mostly hardware cloth), I built a large run.

    Good luck!
     

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