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Chicken coop design needs study wire and fencing installation
A chicken coop needs substantial fencing to keep out predators and keep in chickens. Once predators get in a coop, it really upsets chickens. They can stop laying eggs if they get upset.Lining a fence with chicken wire isn't always enough. Predators like raccoons can chew through chicken wire. Layering chicken wire and stronger dog fence wire offers a happy medium for keeping chickens and predators on their respective sides of the fence. Alternatively, pricey rabbit wire with small openings is also a good, sturdy wire option to keep in chickens. Curving the wire outward underground about 10 inches to a foot so that digging animals cannot make headway.