Automatic Chicken Door - Electric

Coop Tender® Internet WiFi Enabled Automatic Chicken Coop Door is a fusion of advanced micro-controller electronics, solid steel drive and time-honored wood craftsmanship. 

Automatically opens your coop door at dawn and securely closes it at dusk, or schedule door open and close times!

Programmable coop door controller: Program custom options, adjust settings and manually override your door.

Energy Efficient: Consumes less than 4 watts when plugged into a standard electrical outlet.

Connect the optional coop door solar module to operate your coop door with energy from the sun.

Internet WiFi Enabled Coop Door: Connect the optional coop door Internet Wi-Fi Module to control, monitor, program and receive coop door alerts from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection and browser. Use your smartphone as a remote control for your coop door.

Automatic Coop Door is constructed with solid 1 inch dimensional lumber. Indoor / Outdoor rated select grade pine lumber is treated with an environmentally safe, non-toxic treatment which lasts a lifetime and never needs to be re-applied!

At-A-Glance Status LED Lights make it easy to check the status of your coop door from a distance in the dark. ;

Key Chicken Coop Door Features:
  • Automatically Opens and Closes your Coop Door.
  • Three modes of operation: Dawn-to-Dusk (A.K.A. Dusk-to-Dawn), Schedule, or Manual.
  • Internet Enabled: Internet Wi-Fi module sold separately. 
  • Solar Coop Door Operation: Connect the optional coop door solar module to operate using energy from the sun.
  • Programmable Freeze Protect - door stays closed when it's dangerously cold outside, working to protect your poultry investment.
  • Programmable dawn and dusk delays - delay opening and closing for any amount of time (1 minute to 10 hours).
  • Microcontroller digital control eliminates frozen mechanical components in winter.
  • Solid Steel Acme threaded screw drive: True door lockdown. Predators are not able to open it when it is closed.
  • Simple installation.  Slide door into cutout in coop, secure with 4 mounting screws (included).
  • Manual Control:  Open and close the door manually using the keypad menu. With the optional Wi-Fi module, use the Universal Web App remote control.
  • 1 inch dimensional lumber construction - Outdoor rated select grade pine makes this door durable and long lasting.
  • 100% predator proof!  Have peace of mind knowing that your hens are safe at night. Door cannot be opened by raccoons, cougars, bobcats, mink, coyotes, opossums, skunks or any other nighttime predator.
  • Fully assembled

Automatic Chicken Door Specifications:

Input Voltage

85 - 264 Volts AC (Electric Operation)

12 - 19 Volts DC (Solar Operation)

AC Power consumption

1 Watt

DC Power consumption (idle)

30mA @ 12VDC

DC Power consumption (power save mode)

20mA @ 12VDC

DC Power consumption (chicken door opening or closing)

300mA-400mA @ 12VDC

Automatic Chicken Door cutout dimensions

26 1/2 inches high x 13 1/2 inches wide

Automatic Chicken Door overall dimensions

26 1/2 inches high x 17 1/2 inches wide x 5 5/16 inches deep

Coop door opening dimensions

10 inches high x 10 inches wide


  • Select grade pine rated indoor/outdoor treated with non-toxic lifetime treatment
  • Brushed aluminum metal faceplate
  • 5/8 inch Solid steel Acme threaded screw drive

Drive mechanism

solid steel worm / screw drive

DC motor

12 Volts

Door opening time

~1 minute

Door closing time

~1 minute 

Operating temperature

-20 to +185 ℉

    Optional Coop Door Accessories

    Coop Door Solar Module:

    coop door solar module

    Power your coop door with energy from the sun.  Our coop door solar module combines a 12 Volt 5 Amp Hour Sealed Lead Acid Battery and a 20 Watt solar panel. 

    Coop Door Internet Wi-Fi Module:

    coop door internet wifi module


    • Coop Tender Universal Web App™: The latest technology in Mobile Optimized Web Apps. Access on any smartphone, iPad, tablet or computer with an Internet browser and connection.
    • Monitor and control your coop door from anywhere in the world with an Internet browser and connection. 
    • Door Programming - Program your door from the Universal Web App
    • Download and view data log charts
      • Ambient light values
      • Door open and closed times
      • Temperature 
      • Battery charge 
    • Real time coop door status
      • Coop temperature 
      • Door status
      • Door control mode (Dusk to Dawn, Schedule or Manual)
      • Receive alerts SMS and email alerts from your door
        • Door status changes (Opening, Open, Closing, Closed)
        • Low battery voltage 

      Coop Accessory and Heat Control Module:

      coop accessory and heat control module

      Controls 12 volt DC LED lights, 12 volt DC ventilation and 115 VAC heat in your coop. Accessories not included.

      Hen Light and Coop Light:

      Schedule and Ambient Light modes of automatic operation.

      • Winter hen laying light
      • Security Light
      • Inside coop evening ambient lighting
      • Outside coop evening ambient lighting
      • Lights not included

      Coop Ventilation:

      Controls coop ventilation when coop temperature is too warm giving your hens the comfort they deserve.

      Ventilation fans are automatically turned on when the coop temperature rises above the temperature set in the Universal Web App

      Vent fan not included.

      Coop Heat:

      Controls your heater up to 1,500 Watts of AC electric heater to protect your livestock from dangerously freezing temperatures in the winter.

      Heater is automatically turned on when the coop temperature drops below the temperature set in the Universal Web App

      Heater not included.

      Coop Predator Motion Detect Module:

      coop predator motion detect module


      Actively deters predators and alerts you of their presence!

      • Lights on module flash red |         O         | for 30 seconds - working to deter potential predators away
      • Activates "Security Light": Integrates with the Coop Tender Accessory and Heat Control Module. Automatically switches the Security Light on for 1 minute - the bright light will further deter the predator.
      • Sends SMS and email Predator Alert - informing you that your hens might be in danger!

      Included with your Automatic Chicken Door - Electric:

      299.99 400.00