got my traps set for tonight

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by cowdogcadillac, Sep 7, 2010.

  1. cowdogcadillac

    cowdogcadillac Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've had 2 attacks in a week on my birds and had one eaten the other night. What ever it was left the polish bird all torn up and spread out. Makes me think neighbors cat. BUt I baited 2 racoon sized live traps with cat food and avacado incase of rat,possum,or whatever. 2 to 3 o clock in the morning is the attack times.Why can't this happen at 9 pm when I'm awake.

    We'll see what the morning brings
     
  2. D'Angelo N Va.

    D'Angelo N Va. Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2009
    Well did you get anything??? Don't give up if you didn't..it'll come back.
     
  3. cowdogcadillac

    cowdogcadillac Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nuthin'.............It rained pretty heavy last night. Whatever it is has to eat so it's a waiting game now. I have patience .
     
  4. Lollipop

    Lollipop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Atta boy. It`s a common thing for the predator to lay up for 2-3 nights after a big meal. You`ll get him..........Pop
     
  5. cowdogcadillac

    cowdogcadillac Chillin' With My Peeps

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    musta moved on,,,haven't had an issue since traps are out. Of course the day I move my traps to my other property they will be showing back up
     
  6. aprophet

    aprophet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what ever is left of the bird that was attacked is the best bait most cats kina halfway bury cover up things they have eaten like they are saving some for later

    what you describe almost sounds like a possum
     
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