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Originally Posted by Folly's place View Post

Chickens roost at night and are pretty helpless then, and skunks are opportunists who will happily take out setting hens or chicks on the ground.  When I stopped tossing treats outside of the chicken run, many fewer critters showed up at night.  I will also stop filling my wild bird feeders for a few weeks when the coons, etc, show up nightly for them.  I have zero tolerance for varmits in my barn or at the house.  Mary


I'd actually love to see another coon here so I can make a nice Davey Crockett hat.  I'd also get some good mileage out of a fox fur.  We have so many rednecks here shooting all the time few critters are brave enough to come near here.