Armadillos

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by LuggNutt, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. LuggNutt

    LuggNutt Out Of The Brooder

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    So, do armadillos pose of danger to chickens? I have one living under my shed right nest to the coop and run.

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  2. kuwaitchicken

    kuwaitchicken Out Of The Brooder

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    well i know that Armadillos diet consists of insects, grubs, and other invertebrates so i doubt that you would find your chicken being eaten but they might get into a few fights
     
  3. Miltonchix

    Miltonchix Taking a Break

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    They may dig a tunnel for them to escape or let predators in. They eat only bugs and such. Those huge sharp claws are only for digging.
     

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