As a little balance to all the technology I thought I’d share another little bit of re-purposing.
Never the one to throw anything away, an old rug that time and a house rabbit had rendered ‘unsalvageable’ is now providing quick-change, and highly elegant, pads for some very lucky chickens.
Here’s how a 2-day old coop typically looks:
Cut to size (I did these all in one go), and voila – super insulating, quick to change out and just the right amount of posh:
And the hens are…
“Where’s the chandelier?”
“It’s been ordered, it’s coming.”
“And the Chesterfield?”
“We’ve discussed this, there isn’t room…”
Perches it’ll have to be then: