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Little buggy things!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Fussy8, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. Fussy8

    Fussy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Just the other week i was cleaning out the coop and I found little bugs that looked like spiders but they were flat and tan and had pinchers!!! I didn't think much of it until i started reading on here and found they could be bad...what are they?!?![​IMG]
     
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  2. lowry075

    lowry075 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mites? Google them and see if that's what they look like.
     
  3. Fussy8

    Fussy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I look them up and they said all these things that my chickens don't have!! I am kind of freaking out!!!! If it is Mites are they deadly?!?!?!?!
     
  4. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are they earwigs?
     
  5. Fussy8

    Fussy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they look more like spiders?!?!?!!?!?!??! Is it bad to be scared? I am totally in love with my birds and if anything happened i would croke!!
     
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    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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  7. Fussy8

    Fussy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you that helps so very much! SO i am thinking they are not mites just crab spiders! they were like the size of half a penny and they are fast little buggers! I haven't seen them for a while but I will keep watching! Thanks for the help so far!
     
  8. Fussy8

    Fussy8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One more question we have tomatoes,squash,pumpkins,cucumbers and peppers in our garden out of all of those what can they eat and not eat! That is my question!! HAHA [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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