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First night in the coop :(

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Steergirl, Apr 27, 2011.

  1. Steergirl

    Steergirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2011
    Houston Area
    I'm so nervous!! We just had a snake start to swallow one of my ducklings a couple nights ago and now all 14 chicks and 2 ducks are in their coop for the first night. Plus we have tons of raccoons. The run and coop are pretty raccoon and possum free and even though I patched the hole the snake came through I am still so worried. I keep thinking I am going to have a few missing and am going to have to clean up bodies tomorrow morning [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  2. Cynth

    Cynth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2011
    Lyman, Maine
    I guess that goes along with chicken math. I hope everything goes well.
  3. rebeccabaird

    rebeccabaird Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 26, 2011
    Southern California
    I used to put a flood light out near my chicken coop and it was pretty good at keeping the raccoons and other varmints away, but the snake....not sure what to do with that.
  4. earnhardtlvr

    earnhardtlvr Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2011
    Hagerstown, MD
    [​IMG] sending warm and safe vibes ur way! [​IMG]

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