So, you want to keep backyard chickens? Some lessons are painful and expensive to learn by experience, so in the hope of sparing some growing pains for those about to embark on chicken-keeping, I have(Chicken Backyard Tips)
Building A Chicken Coop - removable door panels for controlling chicken coop ventilation. Serious forethought here. - Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.
The thought of surviving winter with chickens doesn't have to send chills up your spine. There are really only two things that are critical to a backyard flock in cold temperatures: access to water and a dry coop.
A chicken moat--Brilliant idea. It's a chicken run around your garden and the chickens can catch those awful insect predators before they can make their way into your garden. - something like this would b awesome around the perimeter of the dog yard.
Building a Chicken Coop - Customized Chicken Coop Hand Sanitizing Station Abigail McIntosh - this made me think of you! Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.