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First Predator

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by edbama2, Apr 30, 2007.

  1. edbama2

    edbama2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was outside working on the chicken run yesterday and almost got bit by a water moccasin. Luckily, I saw him just in time. He was on one of my chicken wire rolls at my waist height. Ran inside to get the shotgun and take care of this problem. I took pictures of the snake but didn't want to offend anyone. No chickens were harmed. [​IMG]
     
  2. Sherry

    Sherry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good for you!
     
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    WOW! Thats so scarey!! UGH! Glad no one was hurt..but the snake... LOL
     
  4. mudhen

    mudhen confidently clueless

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    YIKES! [​IMG] There's a jolt of adrenaline for ya! So glad neither you nor your chickens were hurt!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. M.J

    M.J Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yik's you got lucky i'm absolutly terrified of snakes i had a snake that was just a garden snake fall on my head once and was having a complete panick attack [​IMG]
    P.s. sorry on the spelling mistake
     
  6. edbama2

    edbama2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Another one today, not sure of what kind but the warmer weather and no water in the creek is driving them all over. My chics are a foot off of the ground where their floor sits. Patrol time, make sure they are safe. I think the pig pen is going up right next to the chics. LOL [​IMG]
     

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