Chicken Hawk perched in a tree

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Ray, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. Ray

    Ray Hatching

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    Up inBuxton Maine there is this chicken hawk that perches right over the run in a tree trying to find a way to get into the pen that is enclosed. The big run is open. What will scare him off as well as other hawks with out shooting him? Thanks for the help info. Ray
     
  2. ksct

    ksct Songster

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    i've read on here that if you hang some cd's and string..... i'm not sure. check for those posts. i've not had too much experience with the hawks etc.
     
  3. Poyo'sMama

    Poyo'sMama Songster

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    I have the same problem...chicken hawk got my only Silkie yesterday. What a fight she put up.
    They sit in the trees along the road and wait for the chickens to cross...
     
  4. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

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  5. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    I put deer netting over my run after losing 2 ducks to a hawk.
     
  6. zazouse

    zazouse Crowing

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    CD work,
    i even keep a light on at night in the area where i have them hanging, when there is a breeze i have stroblights never had any problems with anything,but i have 3 great dogs also.
     
  7. Bassleg

    Bassleg Songster

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    Chicken hawk taste like chicken get the soup pot!!
     
  8. Poyo'sMama

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    Really? Let me get my shotgun!
    How about mink? They've been taking my babies~
     

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