Chicken Coop / June 11, 2018 / Maryellen
There are various materials used for chicken coop, such as bamboo and woods. But nowadays wooden chicken coop or bamboo chicken coop is considered less effective since the prices increase and the availabilities of those 2 materials are getting hard. But there is another alternative which is plastic chicken coop. If you choose chicken coop made from plastic, there are a lot of advantages you can get.
Compared to conventional chicken coops, the one which is made from plastic is able to prevent the injury of the chicken’s body, especially the feet part. It is because plastic chicken coops have neat cracks so that the chickens do not easily get injured. The wound in the chicken’s feet is one of the ways the pathogenic microorganisms get into the chicken’s body.
Chicken coop which is made from plastic is easy to clean, you just need to wash and wipe it with wet cloths to clean the dirts. This kind of chicken coop also has a great durability, even though you place the chicken coop outside. Chicken coop made from plastic can last for about 10 years to 15 years. Plastic material does not have pores, so that the bacteria cannot get into this kind of material. This way, the environment of the coop is easy to keep and it is easier to control the disease.