Anybody know good ways to protect da chickens from predators?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by jonah.redsfan, Apr 23, 2008.

  1. jonah.redsfan

    jonah.redsfan New Egg

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    :eek:Hawks in general
     
  2. Malbri

    Malbri Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A. Wrong section
    B. Enclosed run
     
  3. McChix

    McChix Out Of The Brooder

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    Cover their enclosure with netting, chicken wire, or something stronger.

    I keep a close eye on my birds while they're free-ranging, although they seem to know to run and hide under something when they see a hawk, it took them a while to get this.

    Good luck!
     

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