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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:26 pm 
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Showy Hen
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Hi,

I have two garden sheds, I was thinking of building a run off the side of one of them and cutting a hole through the shed to the run. My question is... has anyone else done this and how did it turn out? Any photos? I know, I will need to fox proof the new run area (the shed is on a concrete slab) any pointers or things I have not thought about? :globe :globe

Thoughts, ideas ....pics, please....


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2017 8:52 pm 
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if you were going to cut a hole in the side, an maintain the main door as an access door, maybe you need to consider an automatic door shutter to go in the hole. they can save lots of agony in regards to foxes, if t hey are working properly.

also some people i know invested in electric netting to keep the foxes away during hte day. if you can afford it it seems to be a good plan to me

something l ike shadecloth over the top will keep out aerial predators such as crows nas hawks most of hte time

my two cents worth

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