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What Makes Good Designs for Chicken Coops?

The addition of chickens to a family is becoming popular across the country; asides from having new members in your home, you will also reap the benefits of having delicious fresh eggs for your breakfast. If you’re thinking about investing in chickens, contact one of the team here at Cotswold Chickens to discuss the range of chicken coops we supply. We are your one stop shop for all of your chicken needs, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced keeper of poultry.

We have an experienced team who can offer you professional advice and guidance when it comes to looking after your new chickens so you can rest assured that we will always be on hand to offer you support.

With so many chicken coops to choose from, you may be wondering which will be the best design for your requirements. Read on as we explore some features that make up a well designed coop.


The choice of material that is used for a chicken coops is the first thing you should consider as the structure of your housing needs to be solid for protection against harsh weather conditions and predators such as foxes. We have a choice of coops, so whether you are looking for something traditional and build with wood or want a more contemporary housing solution made from plastic, we have something perfect for you.


It’s vitally important that you keep your chicken coops clean as you need to prevent any build-up of bacteria or bugs as both will have a detrimental effect on the health of your chickens. Some of our coops come fitted with easy clean pull out trays, providing you with a simple method to keeping the housing clean and fresh.

Before you think about bringing chickens into your family, it may be worth considering garden landscaping Northampton to ensure your outside space is fully prepared.

Contact the team here at Cotswold Chickens to discuss the range of chicken coops we have available today. To find out more about the products we supply or if you simply want to know more about keeping chickens, feel free to browse our website.

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