Darn Fox

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Denab, Jun 6, 2011.

  1. Denab

    Denab In the Brooder

    Apr 29, 2011
    La Center Ky
    Killed four of my Sex Links, One little Turkey and two of my RoadIsland Reds...[​IMG] What can I do to get rid of Him? He is in my Neighbors hay barn.....I lock up my birds at night and let out in the morning......Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

  2. Hoss1975

    Hoss1975 Songster

    Feb 14, 2011
    north central Indiana
    I would start by talking to your neighbors,see if they will "evict" him.
  3. bryan99705

    bryan99705 Songster

    Think about upping security with a electric fence. it's a quick set up and very effective against most intruders, including troublesome neighbor kids plus it can give you the option of free range or at least skirt the fence to stop them from digging under
  4. lambchicks

    lambchicks Songster

    May 21, 2009
    North Carolina
    I wish I knew the answer to your question too. I have lost 2 in 24 hours. My neighbors also tells me that the fox is perfectly harmless, he plays in their yard and doesn't eat the bunnies. Well I guess not, he has done eat my one of my sexlinks, a jersey giant and now a leg horn!
    Last edited: Jun 6, 2011
  5. wvfoxhunter

    wvfoxhunter In the Brooder

    Jun 21, 2011
    Lewisburg, WV
    Talk to your neighbors if they wont help you then go with box traps and electric fence around your property that should take care of your problem

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