My lap dog turned killer

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by ChickInDelight, Nov 22, 2011.

  1. ChickInDelight

    ChickInDelight Never an Empty Nest

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    My precious, darling, Akela, loves all the little animals.

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    Well, at least he did until he was sprayed by a skunk.
    The next night, we went walking, and I heard Aekla growling and chasing something in the corn field. Oh no, not another tomato bath! When I called him, he came bounding across the creek with this in his mouth. Mama's boy had not a scratch on him, but this coon is dead:

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    Good boy, Akela! [​IMG]
     
  2. mamaKate

    mamaKate Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Give him an extra treat. A dog who can single handedly dispatch a coon is a gem.
     
  3. Ole rooster

    Ole rooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Fine fine fine job.
     
  4. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Good boy! Gooooood boy!

    Beggin Strips are definitely in order! [​IMG]
     
  5. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    I thought this would be about your dog killing the chickens :S I was worried!

    What a good dog! VERY GOOD! Your dog deserves some extra leftovers tonight!
     
  6. NanaLantana

    NanaLantana Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is that a pit bull? They actually LOVE to kill - - - - - - watch out now - - - - - those ducks look tasty too - - - - -
     
  7. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:This is very ignorant. My poodle is much more vicious than this dog is. Better watch out..
     
  8. Katydid2011

    Katydid2011 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Beautiful dog! I, too, was afraid that this thread would be about a lap dog killing chickens, which is what our nine pound lap dog did. We haven't had any problems with our German Shepherd and Pit Bull...
     
  9. LindsayB

    LindsayB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that dogs knows that the ducks and chickens are part of the pack...He's letting them eat out of his bowl! Most dogs wouldn't do that.

    What a great dog! [​IMG]
     
  10. bufforp89

    bufforp89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2009
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    Quote:This is very ignorant. My poodle is much more vicious than this dog is. Better watch out..

    Hopefully they were just being sarcastic..... [​IMG] I have a mini poodle and a mastiff/pit and I would way sooner trust the pit with my chickens. My poodle is horrible with the birds despite constant socialization since she was a puppy, she has pulled tail feathers from nearly all my birds at one point or another. I got chickens when my pitX was already 5-6 years old and he lets them walk all over them. Never have even seen him look twice at one....
     

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