Welcome to The Happy Chicken Coop!

If you want to keep chickens, or already have chickens of your own, and want to find out more about them you’re in the right place.

We are a group of chicken enthusiasts who have been keeping chickens in our backyards for longer than we care to admit! Here at The Happy Chicken Coop we write about everything you need to know about chickens. From how to build your own chicken coop all the way through to what to do when your chickens first arrive at your home.

The Happy Chicken Coop team have been scratting and digging around to bring you exactly what you need to keep chickens. Including chicken coop plans, designs and DIY guides- it’s all here.

Please feel free to browse through our articles and have fun!

Announcing Raising Backyard Chickens: The Complete Beginner’s Guide

Announcing Raising Backyard Chickens: The Complete Beginner’s Guide

I’m sure if you’ve been following us for a while then you will know that today is a very exciting day for everyone here at The Happy Chicken Coop. Over the last few months we’re been working around the clock and the day is finally here. We’re so proud to announce to you that Raising Backyard Chickens: The Complete Beginner’s Guide and Building a Chicken Coop: The Complete Step by Step Beginner’s Guide have finally been released. We’ve been writing the books for the last several months, researching and experimenting to provide you with the very best books on raising chickens- from bringing your hens home for the first time to putting eggs on the table, we’ve got it all covered. Before I go on any further I’d like to thank all of you, the readers. Not only have you encouraged us to write the books but you also encourage us... [Read More]