Whether chickens free-range or are primarily confined to the coop and run, predator protection can be one of the most challenging aspects of backyard chicken-keeping. An awareness of coop security basics goes a long way towards keeping backyard pets safe from unwelcome, hungry visitors. Here are some ways to keep your chickens safe from predators.
29 Ways to Turn Junkyard Finds Into DIY Chicken Coops and Hen Houses
DIY Chicken Coop ... it's completely made from pallets and recycled wood. This could be tweeked a little. Just double the walls two pallets instead of one. Make the entrance bigger and it would be a great kid koop :) Wheeler
nice chicken coop- all wire enclosed to be predator proof. Wire roof to keep the hawks out. Wire underground all around to keep "diggers" from going under. Also, provide a solid roof on part of the shelter for sun, rain, & winter snow protection