2 questions

Discussion in 'Ostriches, Emu, Rheas' started by JROOSTER, Sep 27, 2010.

  1. JROOSTER

    JROOSTER Chillin' With My Peeps

    312
    0
    109
    Mar 3, 2010
    Louisiana
    What will harm a full grown Emu? Will an Emu fight or just run away?
     
  2. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    A dog or dogs etc.. could possibly take down a single adult emu, if they can catch it. If you have a few emu, and a lone dog etc.. the emu might chase and strike out, bite at the animal. My emu would chase and strike out at our dogs until they got to know them. They will chase off strange dogs, cats and animals they don't see as part of their flock. It often depends on the emus temperament.
     
    Last edited: Sep 27, 2010

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by