Backyard visitors

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by naomipoc, Jun 10, 2010.

  1. naomipoc

    naomipoc Out Of The Brooder

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    Jun 1, 2010
    We have several scrub jays that have figured out how to fly through the run fencing and freeload on the feed INSIDE the coop. Do I need to worry about bird-borne diseases infecting my 12 week old pullets? They don't seem to mind sharing their feed, and I don't begrudge the bit the jays steal.
     
  2. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

  3. D'Angelo N Va.

    D'Angelo N Va. Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2009
    tie some tin pie plates to the fence...whey they land on it to go through it will make noise and they will fly away.
     

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