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Alamo fencing sells rolls 2'X50' from $25-$35 depending on how much you buy at a time. Google search Alamo fencing and chicken wire....
Chicken wire can be bought from a number of stores, particularly hardware stores. Andersons and Ace Hardware have chicken wire in stock. Online, Fabric also has cheap chicken wire for sale.
Craig Wire sells wire and magnetic wire that can be used to make electromagnets. It is special because only certain types of wire are suitable for making electromagnets.
Chicken wire is used to contain a chicken, not protect it against predators. Often times people use hardware cloth instead of chicken wire-- as it protects against predators. To answer your question though, no chickens do not need chicken wire. Chicken wire can also protect the chickens from predators, especially if the lower part is well buried in the ground.
Chicken wire can be found in any Co-op in west Phoenix. Tractor Supply Co. also has chicken wire in west Phoenix.
Alamo Fencing sells rolls 2'X50' from $25-$35 depending on how much you buy at a time. Google search Alamo fencing and chicken wire....
No, the chicken wire is not small enough to keep the mice in.
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According to wikipedia:"Chicken wire, or poultry netting, is a mesh of wire commonly used to fence poultry livestock. It is made of thin, flexible galvanized wire, with hexagonal gaps. Available in 1 inch (about 2.5 cm) diameter, 2 inch (about 5 cm) and 1/2 inch (about 1.3 cm), chicken wire is available in various wire gauges usually 19 gauge (about 1 mm wire) to 22 gauge (about 0.7 mm wire). Chicken wire is occasionally used to build inexpensive cages for flying animals, though the zinc content of galvanized wire makes it inappropriate for gnawing animals such as parrots."
I find it easiest to cut chicken wire with aircraft style sheet metal shears. -It could be done with diagonal pliers or wire cutters, but that's a lot more effort.
The best type of chicken wire fence is galvanized wooden cloth and it is very inexpensive. The only con to this type of wire fence is that it rust easily and if it slips out it will get pecked on.
putting chicken wire around the open area(s) keeps animals out