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Marking Stray Dogs in our Yards?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by bragabit, May 6, 2009.

  1. bragabit

    bragabit Songster

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    I got a catalog yesterday that had oil-based paintballs for animal marking. I mean, this could be very cool for me. I hate the stray dogs that walk my fence line looking for ways to get to my live-stock and chickens. Do you think getting plastered with a paintball gun that stains fur would make a difference to the dog or owners? Has anyone else tried this?
     

  2. That is brilliant! And if after the owners dont get the message...then you just upgrade .....[​IMG]
     
  3. I hope your neighbors are smarter than mine are ! Mine just can't seem to understand that their dogs have to stay home. But, I am working on it from a legal stand point and when it is all settled, I will have a dog story that you guys will not believe . . . .
     
  4. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    Quote:C'mon I want to hear the story.
     
  5. Clay In Iowa

    Clay In Iowa Songster

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    Quote:C'mon I want to hear the story.

    Ditto........... [​IMG]
     
  6. You will get to hear the story . . . . when all the dust settles. I can't talk about it now, the surprise element is my calling card here.

    (I know that the chances of neighbors finding this site is slim, but you never know ! [​IMG] )

    But, trust me, it will shock you . . . . [​IMG]
     
  7. SarahFair

    SarahFair Songster

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    Put a few frozen ones in there along with it. The dog will probly think twice about coming back.
     

  8. . . . . Oh, how I wish I had a paint ball gun . . . . [​IMG]
     
  9. bragabit

    bragabit Songster

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    So how much do Paintball guns run? The paint pellets are not that pricey.
     
  10. agirly4chicks

    agirly4chicks Songster

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    I wish they made clear paintballs. If anyone finds them PLEASE let me know. My neighbors are my in-laws so I can't really leave there dog spotted. That would make for a family feud.
     

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