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Building a Predator Proof Chicken Coop

What on earth had happened? Was all I could ask myself. we had built a chicken coop to teach our kids about sustainable living and responsibility ( not to mention the free eggs!) and we wake up to find some missing.

We live in a highly developed urban area and built a coop in our small backyard so we assumed that nothing could disturb our chickens. However, we were wrong. We had enjoyed our chicken coop so much and I was bound and determined to not let this happen again. This is what I discovered works best to protect your… Continue reading

Common Terms
Ornamental breed:
Show birds often seen and used in fairs to showcase their stunning stature and appearance to the crowds. These breeds do not function as egg layers or for meet consumption.
Coop:
Another term to describe a house of chickens.
Chicken jokes
Q: Why don't chickens like people?
A: Because we beat eggs.