I’m pretty sure the Feathered Forager has “done” fancy chicken coops before, but that’s certainly no reason not to do them again.

The following publication – The Art of the Chicken Coop: an essential guide to housing your peeps – recently came to our attention:

 

 

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Featuring “plans and construction techniques for seven different chicken coops”, together with “fun chicken facts and recipes for eggs”, it sounds like a perfect stocking filler.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 But for those of you for whom DIY is normally followed by a trip to A&E , the following beauties from the Amish people of Pennsylvania might be the way to go:

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