herman 48's Recent Activity

  1. herman 48 replied to the thread Am I a crazy man with a gun?.

    Well, those fences are made of two strands of metal wire. They were meant to hold cattle inside, so I assume a hog can find a spot where...

    Sep 18, 2019 at 10:38 AM
  2. herman 48 replied to the thread Am I a crazy man with a gun?.

    No, I never read Old Yeller. I did see the movie, but we all know that as CNN invented "fake news," Disney invented fake nature. I never...

    Sep 18, 2019 at 9:18 AM
  3. herman 48 replied to the thread Am I a crazy man with a gun?.

    Our backyard is occasionally visited by feral cats. I do not kill or injure cats, but I keep a loaded .22 LR rifle by the back door....

    Sep 18, 2019 at 7:03 AM
  4. herman 48 replied to the thread Am I a crazy man with a gun?.

    That WAS a small bear, for a Kodiak. Ten-footers are not widespread, but not rare, either. And there are some real monsters.

    Sep 17, 2019 at 12:40 PM
  5. herman 48 replied to the thread Am I a crazy man with a gun?.

    I don't mind shooting a varmint, now and then, but I would not want to sit outside for hours standing guard. Too hot and humid....

    Sep 17, 2019 at 6:04 AM

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: