Any tips on how to make a run preadtor proof?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by 2seth2, Feb 20, 2012.

  1. 2seth2

    2seth2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 6, 2011
    Reno,NV
    There are coyotes, hawks and more where i live so tips would be helpful. Thank you.
     
  2. ChickChickChicky

    ChickChickChicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dec 22, 2011
    Greater Kansas City, MO
    Wrap the run completely (top, floor and sides) in hardware cloth.
     
  3. ReikiStar

    ReikiStar Chillin' With My Peeps

    x's 2 on using hardware cloth every where and I would add a DIG SKIRT and HOT WIRE. Starting at the very bottom, going up 4 inches put about 3 - 4 rows and then across the very top for anyone who comes on to the top via wings or jumps over from another structure or tree. Aside from bears, once something is zapped, it's not interested in experiencing that sensation again.
     

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