predator question

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by trudyg, Nov 26, 2015.

  1. trudyg

    trudyg Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 3, 2013
    If I build a salatin style tractor, what modifications should i make to predator proof it? I think not using chicken mesh but 1/2" wire for the sides and open top, but what about predators that would dig under it? That's my concern. Maybe have a 12" wide wire flat on the ground all the way around? I could connect it to the sides of the tractor and then pin it to the ground after I move it daily.
  2. perchie.girl

    perchie.girl Desert Dweller Premium Member

    That works either pin it or lay some stepping stones on it.

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