Chicken Fortress part 2
by Tom Brawley
(Exeter, R.I. U.S.A.)
I am sending some additional pictures of my progress with building the Chicken Fortress. I call it a Chicken Fortress because the majority if the wood is 2"x 8"s and 2"x 10"s that is what I had salvaged. It is one heavy chicken coop which should easily house 15 to 20 chickens!
You will see some pictures below of the progression and it attached to the kennel which I wrapped in chicken wire. I have the kennel covered with some camo tarps I had so the chickens had some shade and cover from the weather though it is been a hot Summer. The tarps are mounted to 2"x 4" like a roll of plastic wrap. I can roll over the kennel to cover or open to vent and there is a very large dog house in the kennel too for them until I am finished with the Chicken Fortress!