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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

    Aug 8, 2013
    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

    Apr 29, 2013
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    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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