My hens are flying next door where there are pit bulls!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by greenhousechik, Aug 8, 2013.

  1. greenhousechik

    greenhousechik New Egg

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    Is there a way to clip their wings so they can not fly into my neighbors yard? I want them to be able to be set free in my yard. My fence is 6 foot tall!
     
  2. Studio2770

    Studio2770 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Clip one of the wings on each bird. The diagram that Studio2770 posted shows where to cut. Cut the ten outermost feathers on the wing. When a bird tries to fly, it will be off balance.
     

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