Chickens hopping the fence - what would you do?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by imthedude, Jul 12, 2010.

  1. imthedude

    imthedude Songster

    Mar 9, 2010
    Howdy folks.

    Three of our birds apparently happy with the grass in our backyard. They like to hop up on the north fence and cruise into the neighbor's yard. He doesn't seem to mind, but I don't want to make a habit of it. Clipping wings is an option. Can you all suggest anything else?
  2. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Clip one wing, & run a hot wire slightly above the fence. Worked for me.

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