Here's whats nosing around the coop at night:

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Mikee1948, Oct 8, 2011.

  1. Mikee1948

    Mikee1948 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    But I don't recognize what it is.
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    and this, but I know what that is!

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  2. hennyannie

    hennyannie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pic 2 is a fox I believe. Not sure on the first, possum maybe? Keep the cam out.
     
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    DH suggests maybe a feral pig, or a pot belly pig. He is trying to remember a different animal. I think it looks like a really small capybara. But that would mean that you are located in South America. Very [​IMG] pictures. I would sss it though if it was messing around in the coop.
     
  4. JD4570

    JD4570 Chillin' With My Peeps

    The second picture is a fox. The first looks to be a grown female or possibly a juvenile male coon about 12 pounds. I've killed a bunch this size.
     
  5. Mikee1948

    Mikee1948 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's what I'm thinking. I beat the snot out of one I caught over a dead hen last week (beat him only because I didn't want to leave the only live hen in the run with it). Only 1:45 between both visits!
     
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  6. t/m

    t/m Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The first one reminds me of a bear cub with that little tail. Do you have bears in your area? Or wild boars? But really I have no idea.
     
  7. Mikee1948

    Mikee1948 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No boars, but we do have bears.
     
  8. JD4570

    JD4570 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Too small to be a bear. That's what a coon looks like when running from me before I blast it with a .410.
     
  9. ChickcrazyCharlie

    ChickcrazyCharlie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe its one these?
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  10. the Pollo Loco

    the Pollo Loco Chillin' With My Peeps

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    looks like branches and leaves to me... [​IMG]
     

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