All About Chicken Coops
Everything you need to know about chicken coops! Building plans, cleaning tips, heating, cooling, ventilation, coop temperature, predator proofing, and more plus best deals on chicken coops.
Why Chicken Coops Are Important
Chickens need chicken coops to protect them from the weather and predator's. There are many different types of starter coops available or you can build your own. Be sure to read the product descriptions carefully and select the coop or hen house that is right for the size, breed and amount of chickens you have, as well as, your budget. We also have free and almost free chicken coop plans! Be sure to watch our featured video: How to build a chicken coop with step by step instructions and if you need a bigger coop be sure to check out our Chicken coop building plans page. It is important to keep your coop clean, at a comfortable temperature, predator proof and properly ventilated.
Free and Almost Free Chicken Coop Building Plans
Ready to build a bigger better chicken coop or have someone build one for you? Many of the coops you can buy are okay for starter coops but as your chickens grow older you may find yourself needing something sturdier and much larger to keep your chickens safe, healthy, and happy.
Featured Video: How to build a chicken coop: Step by Step Instructions
Chicken Coop Cleaning Tips
Use these great chicken coop cleaning tips to make cleaning your hen house or coop much easier: Go to Chicken Coop Cleaning Tips
Heat for Hen Houses/Chicken Coops-Pro's & Con's & Best Deals on Chicken Coop Heaters
List of types of heat that can be used in chicken coops with pro's and con's of each plus great deals on chicken coop heaters. Go to Heaters for Hen Houses
Chicken Coop Insulation Idea's
Keep your chickens cozy all year round and increase egg production by insulating your chicken coop! Find out how to insulate your coop without spending a small fortune. You can even do it free! Here are several ways to insulate your coops from insulating with greenhouse panels to feed bags. Go to Insulating your hen house or chicken coop Idea's
Permethrin-Mite and Lice treatment for Chickens and coops but deadly to cats
Permethrin has long been a solution for treating mites and lice which commonly infest chickens and their coops. Permethrin works very well when used monthly. However, if you have cats or kittens be aware that permethrin can kill them. Go to Using Permetbrin for mite and lice treatment for chickens and coops-deadly to cats
Why Maintaining Your Chicken Coop Temperature is Important
Your chicken coop should be a safe haven for your birds, safe from predators and the elements of the weather. Keeping your coop comfortable will improve egg production and overall chicken health. Go to Why maintaining the proper chicken coop temperature is important
Best Buys On Chicken Tractors
A chicken tractor is quite simply put a moveable chicken coop which usualy has wheels or is small enough to move. Chickens can quickly wear down grass and cause bare ground in their coop area. With a chicken tractor your chickens get fresh greens every time you move their coop. Go to Best Buys on Chicken Tractors
Why Ventilating Your Chicken Coop is Important & Best Buys on Vents for Coops/Hen Houses
Ventilation keeps fresh air flowing through your hen house or chicken coop and is very important in chicken coops to maintain good health in your chickens. See ventilation tips and get the best deals on vents. Go to Ventilation for Coops
Best Buys on Chicken Coops
Why You Need a Chicken Coop for Your Chickens
Chicken coops keep your birds safe from predators at night, gives your hens a easy to find place to lay her eggs. See more reasons why you need a chicken coop for your chickens plus great chicken coop tips. Go to Why you need a chicken coop
How to Protect Your Chickens From Predators
Put 6 to 12 inches of hardware cloth on top of the ground all the way around your coop to prevent predators from digging under and gaining access to your chickens.Use electric fencing to keep predators out. See more ways to protect your chickens here: Go to How to Protect Your Chickens
How to Keep Your Chickens Healthy Using Herbs
Natural remedies to keep-your chickens healthy and keep them and their coops mite and lice free. Go to Keeping Chickens Healthy Using Herbs
See What Pampered Chickens are Getting!
Some chickens really get spoiled rotten and they love it. Check out these pampered chickens here: Go to Pampered Chickens
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