Mink's

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Rambo34k, Dec 4, 2016.

  1. Rambo34k

    Rambo34k Just Hatched

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    OK so the mink's won't stop the killing spree last night I locked up my flock and around 7:06 pm I heard the dog going nut's so I went down to the coop to check on them they dug and killed another one of my prize hen's then this morning the same found another dead so I took actions in my own hand's dug out the to main wall's to the coop where they where getting in placed big 5-6 pound Rock's all along side the floor about 1' & half deep covered them up packed in the dirt let's hope this defense system works and got both live trap's set as well for extra safety to my bird's got four hen's left and my rooster if they get through my defense then off to plan c sit inside coop at night with the bird's first thing that show's up is going to pay wish me luck folk's
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Good luck. You can almost bet they will b e back tonight.
     
  3. Rambo34k

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    Thank you I bet they will to but now I fixed the coop and still got the bird's locked away may be tonight I won't lose any the good news is there's snow on the ground now so i should have track's by morning then study the track's then I'll really know which animal is trying to get in the coop so I'm hoping to find mink track's
     

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