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Fox and Racoons with goats

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by foamspoon, Jul 29, 2008.

  1. foamspoon

    foamspoon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Apr 17, 2007
    Do I need to be worried about them at night with my 4 month old goats?

    Thanks,

    Bryan
     
  2. Chatychick

    Chatychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 9, 2007
    Blue Mound, Kansas
    I dont think so usually coons go for chickens and eggs and dog food or cat food. I would be worried about rabies with the foxes and coons. Most wont hurt them I have large guard dogs in with my goats to protect from coyotes.
     
  3. helmstead

    helmstead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2007
    Alfordsville, IN
    Yup, I can't say I've heard of attacks on goats by either of those.
     
  4. Chatychick

    Chatychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 9, 2007
    Blue Mound, Kansas
    With the heat now, make sure you have plenty of water buckets or tubs so that if by chance the coons or others drink they have other options to drink from. Safety first.
     

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