Hawk concern

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ebianc89, Sep 29, 2016.

  1. ebianc89

    ebianc89 Just Hatched

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    I've been noticing hawks/other small predator birds near my yard with the ducks. They always get extra loud when they see them so I always go out and help them. Does anyone have any tips or other ideas how to try and keep them away other then covered run?
     
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    @Miss Lydia has dealt with this - we have a small pen and the top is fenced. When they are in the larger area, I am with them. I have also used netting over some sections of the yard, and the ducks know that's safer.
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Look up Predator tape, I use it ordered from Ebay. Amazon has it too . It makes a crackling noise when the wind hits it and it's metallic so when the sun hits it it is very shiny and suppose to keep hawks and other flying preds away.
     

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