Wow i didnt think i could actualy make a coop

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by BeauTabiano, Oct 31, 2008.

  1. BeauTabiano

    BeauTabiano Out Of The Brooder

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    keep in mind im a 16 year old girl and have absolutly no experiance what so ever with building things and tools etc.. and im building this all by myself , so i did my research and decided i wanted a hen so ive got my hen but then i realized i need a coop , so i got to work and ive done some of the framing so far ,

    heres some pics of the frame progress
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    added some of the chicken wire
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    still have a long way to go

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    im planning on getting another hen , any recomended breeds?
     
    Last edited: Nov 6, 2008
  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    wow! great job!


    i loves me an australorp! sweet and docile.

    welcome![​IMG]
     
  3. Jessika

    Jessika Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh my.....I am just learning how to build....at 32...and your frame puts mine to shame.....

    GOOD JOB!!!

    On the breed....well that is a personal thing. It's all up to you!
     
  4. andehens

    andehens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow, what a great job you are doing!!!!!!! I can't wait to see the finished pictures, love your hen and that cute little dog in the back!
     
  5. Just-Like-Hatching

    Just-Like-Hatching Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Excellent job. You should be proud of yourself. Keep it up.
     
  6. PassthePeace1

    PassthePeace1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    You have done a wonderful job.....I'm so impressed. As to the breed.....Easter Eggers are fun.
     
  7. BeauTabiano

    BeauTabiano Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] thanks every one , i hope i can finish soon ive been working hard for the past 3 days , i cant wait till its all done
     
  8. jubylives

    jubylives Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice. If you plan on having it outside then you will need to paint it. A good coat of exterior laytex will protect your labor well. Maybe a nice shade of pink? [​IMG]

    Jeremy
     
  9. joebryant

    joebryant Overrun With Chickens

    Come on! Come on! Come on! I'm dying to see the finished product. GREAT job so far. You're going to have one SPOILED hen.
     
  10. Mikeeeeeeeeee

    Mikeeeeeeeeee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Girl................You go. [​IMG]
     

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