Plastic Fencing

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Hoakieman, Oct 12, 2013.

  1. Hoakieman

    Hoakieman New Egg

    Aug 2, 2013
    We puchased plastic chicken wire fencing for our small flock of four Rhode Island Reds and recently i found my chickens outside the fence. I checked and found a hole had been cut in the plastic fencing, then a few days later in a different spot, I found my chickens out again...another hole! I don't believe chickens can chew through the black pvc fencing. does anyone know what could be making a chicken sized hole in my fencing? This stuff is really tough. I am afraid that something might be trying to get to the chickens. Hoakieman
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 31, 2008
    Grifton NC
    Quote: Most anything can go through plastic fencing.
    I doubt they "chewed" a hole.though

    More likely they stuck their heads through and pushed a little and it tore apart.

    Replace it with WIRE ASAP, before something kills all your birds

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