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Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by chews chooks, Nov 5, 2012.

  1. chews chooks

    chews chooks Out Of The Brooder

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    can i have pictur tours of the coop run an just any place theat you keep your flock in need cheep efective easy ways of containing a flock of 3 to 8 lage fowl hens
     
  2. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The cheapest pen I've built was just some PVC piping wrapped in wire.
    It was not predator proof at all, but I didn't need it to be.
    I've also constructed 4 pens that I currently use out of wood and wire. (below)
    Look around your barn and see what materials you have on hand.
    The most expensive part of any coop or pen is the predator proofing (wire).
    I built them the same height as a roll of wire, so it would be real easy to just wrap the wire all the way around and staple.



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  3. ChickensRDinos

    ChickensRDinos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love that last pic of your dog sleeping in the background. :)
     
  4. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, we made sure we raised our Livestock Guardian Dogs around chickens as well as livestock.
    Makes life easier for us!

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  5. dacdeihl

    dacdeihl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can't wait to get a great pyrenese for a livestock dog.
     

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