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I have 2 silkie hens and one rooster so I want chicks but other animals keep stealing their eggs. What do I do to stop this from happening?

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Keep the "other animals" away from your chickens. roll.png

OldGuy43

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OldGuy43

When evaluating data one should always consider the source and remember, no one wants to make illegal that which he wants to do.

 

Rights are not gifts from the government.

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[You] Lost your way and you don't know how it happened. Please I wish that you would come home...Don't be so afraid, you think that you're too far, but you never are. [You're] so scared that you're too late, too hidden in the dark, but you never are. ~You Never Are by Francesca Battistelli

God's Not Dead. 

Take a look at my new flock page! http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/bantamfan4lifes-flock

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[You] Lost your way and you don't know how it happened. Please I wish that you would come home...Don't be so afraid, you think that you're too far, but you never are. [You're] so scared that you're too late, too hidden in the dark, but you never are. ~You Never Are by Francesca Battistelli

God's Not Dead. 

Take a look at my new flock page! http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/bantamfan4lifes-flock

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post #4 of 7

Greetings from Kansas, silkiechickens4, and welcome-byc.gif!  Great to have you here!  I agree with OldGuy43...secure the coop!  Good luck to you!
 

I never considered a difference in opinion, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.  - Thomas Jefferson
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.  - Ben Franklin
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.  - Teddy Roosevelt
 

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I never considered a difference in opinion, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.  - Thomas Jefferson
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.  - Ben Franklin
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.  - Teddy Roosevelt
 

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post #6 of 7
Welcome to BYC! You need to secure the coop and run with hardware cloth, which is strong mesh wire. Good luck to you. http://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coop_Designs

Elizabeth

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Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! 

 

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