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Hrlp, Silky attacked

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by bgreen65, Sep 13, 2009.

  1. bgreen65

    bgreen65 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 26, 2009
    Marble Falls, TX.
    Could tell me what killed a fowl?? One of the silkys was in the garden with her two 10 day old chicks, and now she is laying dead with out a head , all feathers gone from her neck, she was not eaten , just the head and one of the chicks is gone, no sign of her. Still got one . I have disposed coons, fox, and Farrell cats, but the guineas have been acting strange for two days, staying under cover.
    Thanks, Bobby, Marble Falls,TX
  2. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

    Apr 15, 2009
    Something airborne?
  3. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    Sounds like a hawk. Our trapper friend said if there is no saliva or bit marks, it is probably a hawk.

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