predator killed my hen.weasle?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by BethanyS, Jan 9, 2013.

  1. BethanyS

    BethanyS Songster

    Nov 14, 2012
    middle Tennessee
    aer these weasle parts?? We lost 1 of our 5 hens 3 nights ago. when I found her head had been chewed up and the poor roosters tail feathers had been pulled out in the fight. I figured it was a weasel thinking a raccoon or possum would have done more damage to my rooster. since then I have been putting them in a dog crate to sleep inside the coop. this morning I came outside to let them out an our cat followed me into the coop and did not want to leave. knowing the rooster would give him a hard time if I left him there I pulled the kitty out and let the chickens loose in the coop. when I came back to the front yard I noticed this[​IMG][​IMG]

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