Free rangers taking over the yard......

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by 222danette, Oct 8, 2015.

  1. 222danette

    222danette Out Of The Brooder

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    I love to let my chickens free range during the day, but I can't keep them off my deck and driveway. Has anyone come up with ways to deter this? We have 7 acres of field and woods and their coop is far enough away, but they prefer to hang out around the house. Thanks!
     
  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener True BYC Addict

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    Hose with multi-spray head set on JET! They hang out there b/c their favorite human is seen coming and going from there.
     
  3. Jesusfreak101

    Jesusfreak101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] i know that feeling the like pooping on my back steps were i like to sit in the morning and watch them.
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    I train my dogs to chase them back where mine belong, it works for the most part, though I have to be outside for that, unfortunately you have to make your chickens fearful to come near your house in some way.
     

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