Would you like the chance of being able to eat freshly laid eggs provided by some hens that you have in your garden? If the answer is yes to this question then when starting out it would be a good idea to keep only 2 to 4 birds initially. When it comes where you should be keeping the chickens your best option will be to get yourself a suitable portable chicken coop.
As you will soon discover there are certain advantages to be gained from getting this kind of coop for your garden no matter what size it is. Below we take a look at some of the reasons why you should consider getting a portable chicken coop when considering owning some hens.
Reason 1 – Unlike static coops this type are going to cause far less damage to your garden. The reason for this is that you can easily move it around on a regular basis and this will ensure that the garden will not be damaged too much when the hens are searching the ground for juicy morsels to eat.
Reason 2 – Because these are easy to move around the garden at night to provide more protection for your chickens from predators you can move it inside. So if you have enough space in a shed or garage you can place the coop in there at night.
Reason 3 – Keeping these coops clean is a lot easier compared to a static chicken coop. Once you have moved the portable chicken coop to a new location now you can spend a few minutes cleaning up the area where it was previously situated.
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