My Chicken caught a mouse

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by ozarslan, Dec 27, 2014.

  1. ozarslan

    ozarslan In the Brooder

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    There are 8-10 cats in my garden but my chicken more effective than cats :)
     

  2. Naser

    Naser Songster

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    Do you put rat poison
     
  3. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

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    WOW! [​IMG]That's a great video![​IMG][​IMG]I've had my chickens kill a black snake and eat it![​IMG]
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  4. ozarslan

    ozarslan In the Brooder

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    No Naser, because of my chickens and rabbits .I use traps
     
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  5. Naser

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    Good you don't Ozarslan, just a reminder in case.
     

  6. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Enabler Premium Member

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    LOL the first time my hens got a mouse I told my DH. He asked "Well are you going to take it away from her?". He was grossed out.
    I said "If the other chickens cannot catch her what the heck makes you think I can?"
     
  7. maranfarmer563

    maranfarmer563 Songster

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    I've had my pheasants catch a mouse. They tore it up and ate it. Figured it was getting their feed. Is that rooster a long crower?
     
  8. artblueggwanter

    artblueggwanter Songster

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    couple of my chickens ate mice , now 1 is dead and the other is soon to follow. unfortunately, the mice ate poison and then the chickens ate mice, I know this because the mouse poison is green and the chickens pooped green. now ive asked every one not to put poison out any more
     
  9. There are any number of poultry ailments that involve green droppings. All i am saying is that the color green in droppings can be the result of anything from laying pellets, to New Castle disease, to Aspergillusosis, a condition that may be the result of Aspergillus mold growing in damp or fermented food.
     

  10. alibabba

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    Have we not realized.... these are beautiful jungle dinosauur rats? They are not the "-parrots" of the Asian Jungle....

    They evolved as the clean up crew....


    Lay still for a while in the pen, see what happens....wont' take long...



    Let them eat it. What if you collectively were not watching, they ate it..and worse...
     
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