Close Call...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by foamspoon, Nov 7, 2007.

  1. foamspoon

    foamspoon Chillin' With My Peeps

    108
    3
    143
    Apr 17, 2007
    I had a close call last night. My wife was a little late in locking up the chickens, when see went out to finally do it there was a big ol' coon sitting by the coop. My wife paniced and ran back inside. When she looked out the window he was crawling over the fence into the run. She finally got in touch with me an hour later! I raced home expecting the worse but when I went in the chickens were all safe and sound in the coop. The racoon must have went in the run eat their food and left.

    Very lucky. I had a talk with my wife about defending my chickens. She has never been a big fan of my other girls. I think she might have hired out the racoon to put a hit on my girls. [​IMG]
     
  2. nickki99

    nickki99 Out Of The Brooder

    77
    0
    29
    May 30, 2007
    North Carolina
    Have you thought about, she could have an insurance policy on your girls.[​IMG]
    So glad everyone was safe.
     
  3. Mareloo

    Mareloo Chillin' With My Peeps

    168
    0
    119
    Oct 28, 2007
    South Africa
    ROF!!

    [​IMG]
     
  4. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Overrun With Chickens

    5,719
    42
    283
    May 8, 2007
    Wisconsin
    Try getting her ear protectors and an air horn. She can blow it out the window, from the safety of your house. [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by