Raccoon - Chicken Predators - How To Protect Your Chickens From Coons

Raccoons (Procyon Lotor) a.k.a. Coons are one of the best known and easily recognised non-domesticated chicken predators.
By BYC Support · Jan 10, 2012 · Updated Jul 9, 2013 · ·
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  1. cluckmecoop7
    "Great!"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Mar 15, 2019
    Yup! I like this article too!
  2. N F C
    "Raccoons as Predators"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Mar 15, 2019
    Excellent article! I like the paw print images used to help people identify them.
    OneMore likes this.
  3. Anonymous
    "Good introduction into raccoons."
    4/5, 4 out of 5, reviewed Jan 25, 2019
    Nice read for getting to know about raccoons. Good track picture.
  4. JedJackson
    "Great information"
    4/5, 4 out of 5, reviewed Aug 27, 2018
    Raccoons are one of the toughest chicken predators to deal with. This article has good details about most of the problems they cause, and how to prevent them. Everyone who keeps chickens in raccoon country would do well to read this article, and to follow the advice in it.
    Maria's Chickens likes this.
  5. ronott1
    "Excellant article!"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 7, 2018
    Well Written article about raccoons and poutry
    Maria's Chickens likes this.
  6. mrs_organized_chaos
    "Good general info"
    4/5, 4 out of 5, reviewed Jul 26, 2018
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  7. CCUK
    "Great advice"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Jul 20, 2018
    Hardware cloth and tamper resistant latches are first and foremost!

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