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chickens & cats

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by leo1287, Nov 8, 2009.

  1. leo1287

    leo1287 New Egg

    Nov 8, 2009
    What breeds of chickens are big enough and tough enough to stand up to a few cats, maybe a nasty rooster?

  2. Bizzybirdy

    Bizzybirdy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 14, 2008
    North of Nashville

    Most standard size chickens will be able to stand up to a cat(s). I have about 9 outdoor cats and it is nothing to see one of the cats highttailing it around the corner of the house with an old hen in hot pursuit! They have "faceoffs" and guess who always wins? the chicken, of course. [​IMG]

    Now super wild feral cats might be a different story though...
    Last edited: Nov 9, 2009

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