KILLER HAWK!!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by DLS, Apr 8, 2008.

  1. DLS

    DLS Chillin' With My Peeps

    I am fixing to let my chicks out in the yard. I have a lady from down the road that told me the big ole hawk that nests here ate evey one of her new duck chicks.. This sounds bad ... yes bad.
     
  2. Bubba

    Bubba Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a small yard that is enclosed on each side by a 15-20 foot hedge. The house closes the 4th side. There are cable, power and phone lines running over the middle of the yard to the house. The hawks here still manage to divebomb into the yard and attack my full grown birds. I have been lucky so far, I have a good rooster and I run out whenever I hear them start the panic call. They do the panic call for any new animal in the yard including cats they don't recognize even friends I bring over if they don't know them. If you let chicks free range without a guard dog they are well....goners my friend

    Bubba
     
  3. spudchild

    spudchild Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just ordered crow decoys to try to keep the hawks away. They are supposed to be in on Tuesday--I'll let everyone know if it works.
     
  4. mangled

    mangled Chillin' With My Peeps

    OMG - DLS ... your avatar just made me smack my monitor!

    LMAO. Woo. The dog is looking at me like I'm nuts.
    Em
     
  5. bluehenlover

    bluehenlover Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. DLS

    DLS Chillin' With My Peeps

    sorry about that [​IMG]

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