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#16 joe14

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 11:10 am

The bigger you can make it the better, but they need a couple of hours out each day.

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 12:02 pm

Heres a one I made a few weeks ago..i'm waiting to put a couple of kits in the top hutch.

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 03:44 pm


Thats a tidy looking hutch Stubby, what material is the Arch ? Tin ?

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 06:08 pm

Whats it like to keep clean Stubby?, DAVE

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 06:35 pm


Thats a tidy looking hutch Stubby, what material is the Arch ? Tin ?

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its a very heavy duty tin stuff :hmm: part of next doors old anderson shelter, it matches the ferret court




Whats it like to keep clean Stubby?, DAVE


no different from any other hutch,

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 07:44 pm

what does everyone use as bedding? hay, paper wool or just sredded newspaper?

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 07:48 pm

what does everyone use as bedding? hay, paper wool or just sredded newspaper?



Shredded paper, piles through your letter box every day for free, just shred it when you need it, no haystacks blocking your shed up. :D

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 07:51 pm

what does everyone use as bedding? hay, paper wool or just sredded newspaper?



Shredded paper, piles through your letter box every day for free, just shred it when you need it, no haystacks blocking your shed up. http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub...

never thaught of that. i have 4 yellow pages in my cupboard for feck knows how long, shame i recycled them last week ehh. :blink:

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 07:54 pm

what does everyone use as bedding? hay, paper wool or just sredded newspaper?



Shredded paper, piles through your letter box every day for free, just shred it when you need it, no haystacks blocking your shed up. http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub...

never thaught of that. i have 4 yellow pages in my cupboard for feck knows how long, shame i recycled them last week ehh. http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub...


The new yellow pages will be out soon :D

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 07:56 pm

what does everyone use as bedding? hay, paper wool or just sredded newspaper?



Shredded paper, piles through your letter box every day for free, just shred it when you need it, no haystacks blocking your shed up. http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub...

never thaught of that. i have 4 yellow pages in my cupboard for feck knows how long, shame i recycled them last week ehh. http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub...


The new yellow pages will be out soon http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub...

LOL. i have college next tuesday, ill put up pics of the ferret box im making at differant stages if you want. i should have it finished by end of next tuesday.

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 08:27 pm

you pesties all have easy access to that wire mesh and i have none at the monent. i cant get driven anywhere so would chicken wire be ok for the front of hutch? just as temperary?

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 08:52 pm

you pesties all have easy access to that wire mesh and i have none at the monent. i cant get driven anywhere so would chicken wire be ok for the front of hutch? just as temperary?

some say they can chew though it i have put up two lays and its been ok but i do check it.

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 09:40 pm

They will be out if you use chicken wire... Buy some mesh online, ebay?

Edited by joe14, 10 June 2009 - 09:40 pm.


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Posted 10 June 2009 - 09:53 pm

you pesties all have easy access to that wire mesh and i have none at the monent. i cant get driven anywhere so would chicken wire be ok for the front of hutch? just as temperary?


Weldmesh is what you want: buy it at any DIY store: squares of 2 centimetres or less. Rigid, strong and lasts for ages.

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 10:49 pm


Thats a tidy looking hutch Stubby, what material is the Arch ? Tin ?

Mars.
its a very heavy duty tin stuff http://www.thehuntinglife.com/forums/pub... part of next doors old anderson shelter, it matches the ferret court




Whats it like to keep clean Stubby?, DAVE


no different from any other hutch,


now you just showing off stubby,i thout i had a decent set up,looks the dogs mate,well done :clapper:




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