There are lots of options for chicken coops. If you’re good with tools and have some time on your hands you can always build your own coop. However, more and more people are going for a more comfortable, pre-made option. We’ve already written an entry about everything a coop should have and all of these coops check all boxes. We also took into account prices, quality and reviews. Check them out!
1. Large coop – Pawhut Wooden Chicken Coop – $329.99
If you’re looking for space this Pawhut Coop is the way to go. It’s 121 inches long which gives your chickens lots of space for resting and playing. It has four nesting boxes, ramps and removable litter trays to clean it up. It can house 4-5 chickens and it’s easy to modify. With an average rating of 4.5 stars in Amazon, you know you’re getting a good item.
2. Beginners in a budget – Advantek The Urban Chicken Coop – $137.69
This coop is perfect for beginners. The large front door makes the cleanup easy and it’s easy to put together. It’s not particularly sturdy but it’s great if you want a quick start in an urban environment.
3. Small and durable – Petsfit Weatherproof Outdoor Chicken Coop – $169.99
Sure it might be a bit pricey compared to the rest but they’re so sure about the quality that they give you a 1 year guarantee! It’s built so you have an easy access to every part of the coop. Cleanup us easy with the removable sliding tray. It’s great for beginners and owners of a small flock that want to get something that will last for longer. Now if you really want something that will last for a long time, check out our next contender.
4. Highest quality – Formex Snap Lock Large Chicken Coop – $741.33
This is a large and sturdy chicken coop. It’s able to hold up to 6 large chickens or 12 bantams. The removable littler tray makes cleanup fast and easy. It’s very easy to assemble, practical and durable. With 86 reviewers on Amazon giving it an average of four and a half stars this will be the perfect coop to begin or upgrade your old one.
5. Best for a tight budget – Merax Wooden Pet House – $99.99
Don’t let the price fool you! This small coop has everything: a ramp, removable litter tray, multiple doors and high-quality wood. It’s easy to assemble and the price is unbeatable. Great for a small flock of no more than three chickens.
And there you have it! Our pick for the best 5 chicken coops of 2018. Are you in between a couple? Let us know in the comments and we’ll help you decide!