Searching online for chicken coops for sale? You’ve come to the right place! But maybe you’re wondering which Backyard Chicken Coop model is best for your home and garden? And how many chickens are suggested for my land size? Wonder no longer! Let’s break down which chicken coop from our range will best suit your backyard and your chicken keeping needs...
The best Backyard Chicken Coop models for small backyards - 200-400m2
- Suggested chicken flock size - 2 to 5 chooks
If you have a small backyard we suggest having a peck at the Taj Mahal chicken coop. This secure coop, with covered chicken run attached, is the perfect choice for keeping 2 to 5 happy and healthy hens in total comfort. Add a length of Poultry Fencing to give your lovely ladies the space to free range in the garden!
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The best Backyard Chicken Coop models for medium backyards - 400-600m2
- Suggested chicken flock size - 2 to 10 chooks
An average sized backyard will make a happy home for 2 to 10 chickens. We suggest the Taj Mahal chicken coop for up to 3 standard size or 5 bantam size hens maximum or the Penthouse chicken coop for up to 6 standard or 10 bantam hens. The Penthouse model comes with a spacious attached run, so your hens will be secure but able to forage, when they can’t be free-ranging in the wilds of your gardens. Learn more about standard versus bantam sized hens right here.
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The best Backyard Chicken Coop models for large backyards - 600-1000m2
- Suggested chicken flock size - 2 to 20 chooks
If you’re lucky enough to have a little more space in your backyard, and your local council allows, you can comfortably keep up to 10 bantams or 6 standard sized chickens in our most popular model, the Penthouse chicken coop, or you can keep up to 20 happy and healthy hens in our walk-in-height Mansion chicken coop. This spacious coop is also available as combos with a single or double Mansion Run, giving you more secure space for your hens to call home.
Have a peck at these lovely customer Mansion coops…
The best Backyard Chicken Coop models for rural plots and acreage - 1000m2+
- Suggested chicken flock size - 10+ chooks
A nice big piece of land calls for an impressive chicken coop! The Mansion chicken coop and the Mansion coop and single or double run combos are the perfect choice for you if you live on acreage or have a rural plot. The Mansion coop features over 8m of perching space and 6 lockable nesting boxes. The Mansion and Double Run combo will give your chook flock over 20m2 of secure floor space and its walk-in-height makes coop maintenance a breeze.
Have a peck at these wonderful customer Mansion coops with single and double Mansion Runs...
Getting the best coop to keep your flock happy and safe is a daunting task with so many options. To build or to buy? Do you know how many nesting boxes & perches you need? Do you know how much space you need & why? Choosing the perfect coop requires the right knowledge and equipment. You don't want to have all the gear and no idea!
Cluckily for us, our friends at Chickenpedia have created a Coop Sweet Coop course filled with advice and information to help your search. Find out all the options when buying or building a new coop including the best materials, sizes and locations. This extensive course will give you the confidence to make the right decision on a suitable and safe home for your feathered friends. This is why I recommend Chickenpedia to all my readers!
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Need to know more about the basics of chicken keeping? Have a sticky-beak at our Ultimate Guide to Keeping Happy and Healthy Chickens right here. Ready to get crackin’ with a new coop? Egg-cellent! Pop on over to our chicken coop range and check out our current offers or contact our friendly customer care team directly.