Fantastic mr DEAD fox!! (graphic for the weak)

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by jbourget, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. jbourget

    jbourget Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    [​IMG]Well this son of a gun has stolen about 3 dozen of my hens. I didnt intend on letting him get away this time thanks to the quick alert from my german shepherd puppy!! the crosshairs of the 30 30 were on him for about 1 second and he was downed. tore his hide up thats too bad. i should go put its body on the den were its litter is and my coyote trap. they can be forewarned. so sick of them. me and my neighbors are pushing them out of here! they have got too comfortable with our backyards. and attacking cats and hens
  2. WilsonAcres

    WilsonAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 9, 2011
    Nice Shot!
  3. jbourget

    jbourget Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    yes i took his backbone right out
  4. herfrds

    herfrds Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2010
    Good job!
    Hate those things.
    I was in our barn one night to lock our horses inside and feed my 1 barn cat. I was standing in our tack room when the cat suddenly freaked out. Felt something hit me along side my head.
    It was the tail of the fox that had been hiding on a shelf above my head!
    Let the horses out and got the .22 rifle. Got that sucker too!
  5. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    To bad it made a target of your hens.
  6. jbourget

    jbourget Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    yep too bad! it was like an all you can eat free range buffet for them...any time of day didnt matter they would pop in for a quick kill
  7. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    Oh yea broad daylight they do not care. Last April/May I kicked one in the face and off one of my girls then the rooster attacked and chased it. Standing on my hen in the middle of the day in my backyard. It left with brain damage and a splitting headache at the least. It came back a few days later and met that same rooster and fought toe to toe with him until I got down stairs and to them.

    I hate them and blasted coons! Yotes are a PITA too.
  8. Habibs Hens

    Habibs Hens Cream Legbar Keeper

    Mar 31, 2012
    London, UK
    My Coop
    Nice Shot


    now back to having safe hens
  9. [​IMG]Nice!
  10. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

    Feb 4, 2007
    Leesville, SC
    Its you or them, out there. Do what you must to protect your birds.
    .30-30 will do it.

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