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On High Weasel Alert!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by marleylulu, Nov 17, 2012.

  1. marleylulu

    marleylulu Out Of The Brooder

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    There are weasels in the neighbourhood and have already gotten ALL my ducks! I keep my chickens in at night. There coop has old log walls and I have put card board over to prevent any animals coming throw the holes at night. But I`m still VERY uneasy about the weasels. I have 5 chickens, 3 road island red hens, 1 White jersey giant hen, and 1 white jersey giant rooster. Do you guys have any ideas on how to prevent predators from invading my coop? Any help is appreciated! Thanks
     
  2. Sandyd

    Sandyd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't think cardboard is going to stop a weasel they will chew right through. Can you tack hardware cloth over the holes?
     
  3. marleylulu

    marleylulu Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes that would be a great idea! And I put up the cardboard for better instalation due to the cold canadien weather.
     

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