Different Kinds of Chicken Houses or Coops?

Answer Chickens require a chicken house or coop to provide a safe haven from hawks, foxes, and other small predators because chickens are basically defenseless. Chickens also need protections from the ele... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Snakes in Chicken Coops?

Chicken coops keep your chickens in and large predators out, but are not impenetrable. Small animals, such as snakes, can squeeze under fences and in between posts to gain access to your chickens. ... Read More »

How to Build Small Chicken Coops?

Keeping chickens provides you with pest control and fresh eggs, according to Bob Vila. Chickens also make great pets that teach children responsibility. Chickens use their coop as a home to build a... Read More »

What Type of Floor Should Be Used for Chicken Coops?

On One Hand: Concrete Is DurableThe Poultry One website recommends concrete flooring for those who are going to build a chicken coop because it keeps rodents out and can easily be cleaned and sanit... Read More »

How Do I Manage Chicken Houses?

Managing poultry houses is a long-term responsibility not to be taken lightly. Before you decide to manage chicken houses, it is a good idea to work in a poultry operation to gain a better underst... Read More »