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coonzilla has been captured.

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by mendocinosunris, Feb 28, 2012.

  1. mendocinosunris

    mendocinosunris Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Woot! The world is now safe. At least till the next one comes around...
    This guy weighed in at 27 lbs.
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  2. bnjrob

    bnjrob Overrun With Chickens

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    Wow, big raccoon!
     
  3. chigger bait

    chigger bait Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No one hunts them any more.
     
  4. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

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    Sweet! I just got my 17th coon yesterday and we are talking about a very small wooded area with houses all around it.Amazing how many can fill up a small spot.
     
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  5. jeff spahn

    jeff spahn Out Of The Brooder

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    Now all you need to do is tie a good strong rope to the cage, throw it in the pond before work and fish it out when you get home. Coonzilla won't bother anyone anymore.
     
  6. mendocinosunris

    mendocinosunris Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yeah, I've been after coonzilla for a while. He broke my raccoon trap & so I got a bobcat-sized trap.
     
  7. AllyJane

    AllyJane Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What did you do with it? Lol
     
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  8. bakerjw

    bakerjw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I trapped a big male a couple of weeks back. Now is the time to be vigilant. I suspect that I'll get a momma with some babies before the spring is out. Doesn't matter. A raccoon is a raccoon.
     
  9. mendocinosunris

    mendocinosunris Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I set my trap every night. Cat food seems to be good bait. Actually tuna works better, but I kept catching my cats, the neighbor's cat, the neighbor's puppy...
     
  10. The Lazy L

    The Lazy L Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd assume it was taken out into the country and safely released in order not to upset those with touchy sensibilities. [​IMG]
     

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