Updated March 14, 2019 by Lydia Chipman

The 10 Best Automatic Chicken Doors

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We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Whether the chickens are housed in an urban backyard or out on the family farmstead, their coop has to be opened up every morning and closed again at the end of the day. Rather than scheduling your life around doing the job by hand, try using one of these automatic doors to secure the roost at night and let the flock out at dawn to forage, while you catch a few more Zs or attend to other chores. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best automatic chicken door on Amazon.

10. Add-A-Motor Accessory Kit

9. Coop Protect

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8. Incubator Warehouse AutoCoop

7. Cheeper Keeper

6. Happy Henhouse

5. Titan Incubators Elite

4. AdorStore Ador1

3. Chicken Guard

2. Coop Controls

1. Coop Tender

Editor's Notes

November 01, 2018:

Listed all-in-one sets in various sizes and DIY kits for motorizing an existing door, with options for programmable scheduling, dusk-to-dawn sensors, and remote operation, noting additional features like frost protection and entrapment prevention.


Lydia Chipman
Last updated on March 14, 2019 by Lydia Chipman

An itinerant wordsmith with a broad constellation of interests, Lydia Chipman has turned iconoclasm into a livelihood of sorts. Bearing the scars and stripes of an uncommon diversity of experience -- with the notable exceptions of joining a religious order or becoming an artist -- she still can’t resist the temptation to learn something new. Lydia holds a master of arts in English from Georgia Southern University, and a bachelor of arts cum laude in integrative studies from Clayton College. Her expertise is in the areas of robotics, electronics, toys, and outdoors and computer equipment.


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