I dont think this possum is going to come around anymore*pic**GRAPHIC*

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by oliviad51, Jul 12, 2010.

  1. oliviad51

    oliviad51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    check out this possum we found in the chicken coop going after out chickens...luckily it didn't harm or kill any of them.

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  2. beachchickie

    beachchickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yuck
     
  3. Andi

    Andi Chillin' With My Peeps

    May I suggest editing the title with the word "graphic"? That is pretty gross and some may not take it so well.

    On a side note..........its a good thing you got it. Possums can be serious problems. Keep an eye out for potential possum family members it may have shared your place with.
     
  4. Mommi3130

    Mommi3130 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had one in the coop last year, it killed my best roo. Needless to say when we found it and it hissed at my son (he thought it was a chicken on the nesting box) it did not walk out of my coop on its own 4 legs [​IMG]
     
  5. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good job![​IMG]
     
  6. oliviad51

    oliviad51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    those possums can get pretty mean!! [​IMG] And, the rooster was doing its job, protecting its hens. We never have any hens get killed from predators, just roosters. That is the good thing about keeping roosters, they protect the hens, and they will give up a life for the girls.
     
  7. oliviad51

    oliviad51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh and I will fix the title..I didn't even think about putting that..thanks for letting me know.
     
  8. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Good Job! I've got a possum that's been snooping around my pen at night. I've set baited coil spring traps the past few nights and he hasnt showed up yet....but I know he'll be back sooner or later.
     
  9. oliviad51

    oliviad51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have caught several possums and raccoons using the mini marshmallows. They work EXTREMELY well.
     
  10. flowerchild59

    flowerchild59 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good deal........hate possums.
     

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