BackYard Chickens › BYC Forum › Raising BackYard Chickens › Predators and Pests › WHO ARE THE WORST PREDATORS OF CHICKENS?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

WHO ARE THE WORST PREDATORS OF CHICKENS?

post #1 of 3
Thread Starter 

Everybody loves chicken! Daytime, we have hawks, cats and dogs. most predators are nocturnal and include fox, opossum, skunk and raccoon. By far, my worst one is raccoon. They are persistent, clever, can climb or dig and their paws can manipulate. Any opening is a challenge,and they will keep at it until the whole flock is gone.

Visit our website : www.hilltopfarmsny.com

 

Find us on Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/hilltopfarmsnewyork

 

Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hilltopfarmss

 

 

Hatching Eggs Available now !!

Reply

Visit our website : www.hilltopfarmsny.com

 

Find us on Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/hilltopfarmsnewyork

 

Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hilltopfarmss

 

 

Hatching Eggs Available now !!

Reply
post #2 of 3

Sometimes you have to build a fortress in order to raise chickens.

 

DSCN1770.JPG

Married to the old dude, 0 human kids, 1 horses: Zane Grey , 4 cockatiels:  Nutter Butter, Crystal, Kiki, Marco. 2 parakeets:  The Lemon Drop twins.  1 eccentric peacock:  George. 1 pet terrapin:  Mr. Tuttle. And 12 world famous Jersey Giants hens! Also 1 Black Copper Marans Rooster:  Lying Larry.  2 Black Copper Hens:  Moe, and Curly. Blue Copper Marans rooster:  Son of Steele.  Jersey Giant...

Reply

Married to the old dude, 0 human kids, 1 horses: Zane Grey , 4 cockatiels:  Nutter Butter, Crystal, Kiki, Marco. 2 parakeets:  The Lemon Drop twins.  1 eccentric peacock:  George. 1 pet terrapin:  Mr. Tuttle. And 12 world famous Jersey Giants hens! Also 1 Black Copper Marans Rooster:  Lying Larry.  2 Black Copper Hens:  Moe, and Curly. Blue Copper Marans rooster:  Son of Steele.  Jersey Giant...

Reply
post #3 of 3

Worst chicken killer is domestic dogs then coons, then possums, then skunks.

5 acres, 2 dogs, 1 cat, 6 ducks, 1 husband, and an ever expanding number of chickens.
Reply
5 acres, 2 dogs, 1 cat, 6 ducks, 1 husband, and an ever expanding number of chickens.
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Predators and Pests
BackYard Chickens › BYC Forum › Raising BackYard Chickens › Predators and Pests › WHO ARE THE WORST PREDATORS OF CHICKENS?