Building Coops

It used to be that I couldn’t find a single chicken coop plan anywhere online.

And now, I’m finding there are LOTS and LOTS of them.

Here are a couple of my favorites:

Double Decker Chicken Coop Plan

Actual Step-by-Step mobile chicken coop plans
This is a mobile, 6-10 chicken coop that can easily be picked up and moved by two people. And it can fit in even the smallest of backyards or side-yards. The compact shape and design of this coop also makes it perfect for fitting in your yard, or garden, so your chickens can fertilize the ground right under the coop. Read on to find out how, with this 29 page report.

This one has some nicer, more professionally designed plans:

Chicken coop Plans
Chicken coop Plans

Building your own chicken coop is not as easy as hammering some wood and wire mesh together. You need to take into account materials, insulation, ventilation, lighting, positioning, nesting, perches, litter collection and protection from the elements and other animals.

Fortunately, the guy who designed this coop has a few years of experience in poultry farming, so he created this easy to follow guide to building your own perfect chicken coop.

All the best,

Kelson ‘King of the Coop‘ Spear