First bears, now a fox

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Oblio13, May 18, 2009.

  1. Oblio13

    Oblio13 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2008
    New Hampshire
    Last week there were four bears sniffing around the coop (posted about it here):

    Last night a red fox was trying to get into it. Seems like every time I fell asleep, the chickens and dog went nuts. I got glimpses of it twice, but couldn't get a shot.

    I have an arsenal next to the bed: Electronic hearing protecters, flashlight, 12 gauge loaded with birdshot to pepper a bear's butt, and a .22 with an aimpoint sight and a suppressor in case it's the fox. This is war.
  2. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

    Apr 15, 2009
    I live in NH, too. Good luck in your battle with the beasties. It's an ongoing one here in the sticks.[​IMG]

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