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Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by MaaanMaaai, Apr 21, 2012.

  1. MaaanMaaai

    MaaanMaaai Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi I have been letting my 2 small chicks free range. One is a 5 week old silkie and the other is a 10 week old Aracauna. Today, As I got home I went back to check on my chicks. As I got near ,the silkie cried out and I ran over just as a stray cat ran away. I thought it got my chick but Thank God it didn't! Anyone know how to help? I'm trying to think of a way to get rid of them without making a closed run
     
  2. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wait until they get bigger or trap and dispose of the cat.
     
  3. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

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    Secure run for chicks.Never leave them alone when outside.Catch and relocate the cat.
     
  4. MaaanMaaai

    MaaanMaaai Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. I will start to leave them in, But how should I get rid of the cat?
     

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