We already had a chicken house raised off the ground to keep out foxes, and used to let our chickens roam freely during the day. After all the chickens eventually succumbed to fox attacks during the day, we decided it was time to build some daytime protection (and unfortunately limit the chickens' freedom).

Building chicken run

Here is Gordon chiselling out a chunk of the post to allow a crossbeam to fit in,

Building chicken run - chisel

and unrolling wire.

Building chicken run - wire

We plan on building cloches to protect some clucker tucker within the enclosure.

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