Saturday, March 31, 2012

The Chicken Coop Chronicles: The Coop is Built! #chickenchat

The new coop is complete! It's much smaller than I imagined, but should be perfect for 2 or 3 hens to get us started. Here's the video tour of the outside (excuse the audio. it was windy, yo!):

Here's a picture of the completed coop. Looks a lot like the picture online!

Here's a picture in the screened yard looking at the ladder and up into the roost and nest area:

Here's  a picture of the inside roost area looking into the nesting area:

Our chickens even have a nice window from the roost area!

Here's the view from the chicken's window. Pay no attention to the man on the left.

Latest Installment of the Chicken Coop Chronicles #chickenchat

The chicken coop that we ordered arrived on Friday (some assembly required). I'm about ready to begin to start putting it together. I'm trying not to think about the fact that I haven't yet finished building the fence panels for the chicken yard (it's on the list).

My immediate challenge is to transform this:

and this:

into this:,1600,0xffffff

for the likes of:
Disclaimer: These chicks were at D&D Feed and Saddlery in Pearland TX USA. The actual residents of Unklar's chicken coop will be special-ordered. No chicks were injured in the taking of this picture.

I guess blogging about this is not going to get the job done. Stay tuned for the next installment of the Chicken Coop Chronicles #chickenchat.