Predator preventor

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by PoultryGirly, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. PoultryGirly

    PoultryGirly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi. I found this "predator preventor" on Murray McMurray hatchery for $125. It flashes a red light constantly, has blinding light when senses movement, and an ear piercing alarm when it senses animals. It is solar powered and weather proof. Has anyone tried this? Thanks!
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    I sure haven't tried it but it sounds good to keep the chickens safe!
     
  3. mairead

    mairead Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have the one with just the red flashing lights and it does not work from what i have seen. last week 3 of my birds were killed because, of Opossums and i have 4 of them set up around my coop it doesn't phase them one bit. But i do not know about the blinding light or loud alarm part of it but it may work.
     
  4. chickengeorgeto

    chickengeorgeto Overrun With Chickens

    The only thing it does is deter night time owl attacks.
     
  5. chfite

    chfite Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the chickens are in the coop at night, would deterring night time owl attacks have any value?

    Chris
     
  6. JackE

    JackE Overrun With Chickens

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    I'd rather depend on a well built coop to protect my chickens at night.
    Jack
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    I agree
     

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