foxy tormenting my chickens.

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by irf1983, Sep 27, 2010.

  1. irf1983

    irf1983 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've got a freakin fox that is tormenting my chickens. Any time I let them out, one gets picked off. I have seen the fox patrolling the run but haven't gotten outside in time. I'm too busy to sit outside with a gun waiting. I've tried a trap with bacon or live chicken but no luck. My poor chickens are pecking each other bald despite plenty of room but they are used to free ranging. Any ideas?
     
  2. lovemelovemybirds

    lovemelovemybirds Out Of The Brooder

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    Several discussions on down the page here regarding the elusive fox critter...good luck.
     

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