Chicken-coop designs are as varied as the people who keep chickens. The best design for you depends on how many chickens you keep, your purpose in keeping them, their breed, your geographic location, and how much money you want to spend.
This e-handbook shows you designs and helpful tips to make your chicken raising experience a successful one. Chapters include:
- Twelve Tips for a Successful Coop Design
- Providing Adequate Ventilation
- Temperature Control
- Choosing the Right Flooring
- Putting Down Bedding
- Installing Roosts
- Nests and Nest Boxes
- Choosing and Siting a Water Source
- Tips and Advice for Keeping Chickens in Cages
- Offering Access to a Yard
- Raising Chickens Free on the Range
The more adequate their shelter and surroundings, the healthier and more content your chickens will be.
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