Going to miss my Bundle :(

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by NateinFL, Sep 23, 2012.

  1. NateinFL

    NateinFL Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Friday night, raccoons broke into my pen of prized mille fleurs and killed Bundle and his 3 hens. They were a result of several generations of my breedings. So upsetting. Bundle won 1st place at the Florida State Fair and was always there to greet me at the door when I fed them. He inspired me to show my mille fleurs. He wasn't at the door to greet me Saturday. I was hoping they were hanging out under the shelter area, but when I lifted it up, it was empty. Then I saw the feathers and my heart sank and it was eerily silent. The coons made entrance through the door area where the wire was loose. I checked the trap at 2:30am, raccoon culprit #1 was there. Took care of him. Reset the trap and then at 6 am I had culprit #2. Hope they enjoyed their last meal. Bundle was my pride and joy. R.I.P. buddy, you were awesome. Coons are EVIL!!!
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  2. J-Sanders

    J-Sanders Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Total bummer! Glad you got justice on the perps. He was a handsome rooster.

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  3. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

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    Such a pretty roo.So sorry.Keep that trap set 24/7.Good to read you are killing them.
     

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