How do you train your dog around free range chickens?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by AlexCecile, May 13, 2016.

  1. AlexCecile

    AlexCecile Out Of The Brooder

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    We are new to chickens and are wondering how to train our untethered dog to ignore our free range chickens. Are there any tried and true training techniques you know of? Thanks for your help!!!!!!
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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  3. AlexCecile

    AlexCecile Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks!!!!!
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I wouldn't. I believe dogs and chickens should never meet, based on all the NEW members reporting chicken massacres by their own dogs. You never hear of a chicken killing a dog, but dogs are among their top predators (owners dog and neighbor dogs running loose).
     

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