Are you thinking of embarking on the new venture of raising your own chickens and eggs? The Hen House Collection has just what you need to get your operation up and running! Our 8×10 chicken coop is designed to comfortably house your feathered friends in your backyard. We’re passionate about creating top-notch chicken coops and have been doing so for many years, right here in Lancaster, PA. Even if you’re not close to that location, don’t worry! Our coops are available through our dealers all across the United States!
Whether you’re in search of a standard 8×10 chicken coop or a more mobile option with wheels, we have the perfect coop to suit your needs! Each of our coops is equipped with customizable features, allowing you to choose the ideal home for your hens. We’re committed to ensuring your chickens enjoy a long and contented life, which is why we provide features such as electricity, extra insulation, and heated roosts for your 8×10 chicken coop.
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How Many Chickens Can Fit in an 8×10 Chicken Coop?
This 8×12 chicken coop is one of our larger coops and it comfortably fits 20-24 chickens. With a coop of this size, you can start with a smaller flock and then add more fowl if you want. If you plan on expanding your flock at any point in the future, make sure you choose a coop size that will for sure give your chickens enough space. Our 8×10 chicken coop is a great option for someone looking for a chicken coop for 20 chickens.
Things to Consider When Buying a Coop
Consider Your Chicken Breeds – Are there larger chicken breeds among your flock? If so, it’s wise to opt for a more spacious coop to guarantee they have ample room for comfortable living. For smaller chickens, there may be room to consider expanding your flock in the future. Before you settle on an 8×10 chicken coop, ensure that your hens will have plenty of space to flourish.
Roosting Area – It’s essential to ensure that your coop offers ample roosting space. Roosting is a crucial element of a chicken’s natural routine, providing them with a sense of security and comfort.
Secure Outdoor Space – Incorporating an outdoor run is essential for a well-rounded chicken coop setup. Chickens greatly benefit from the chance to explore the outdoors and indulge in natural behaviors like pecking, dust bathing, and scratching. It’s imperative to guarantee that your run is secured against potential predator threats.
Protection Against Predators – How secure are your chickens from potential predators? Are your coop doors designed to be predator-resistant, and are the walls robust enough to keep out cunning creatures like hawks or raccoons? Investing in an 8×10 chicken coop made from high-quality materials not only ensures the safety of your chickens but also provides a barrier against potential threats.