Raccoon thread!!!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by chicken farmer, Dec 14, 2013.

  1. chicken farmer

    chicken farmer Songster

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    Ever had a run in with those poultry nabbing egg nabbing coons post your pictures and stories
     

  2. I enclosed my quails in hardware cloth, never had any issues with them except for the garbage cans
     
  3. PapaHen

    PapaHen Hatching

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    When our first chicks were young a raccoon dug under the run and killed four of twelve. I now trap and kill them during trapping season. If we have a problem off season I have gotten depredation permits. I've also tanned a few hides and cooked the buggers twice. They don't taste like chicken though!
     
  4. chickenboy190

    chickenboy190 Crowing

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    Yes,we have a lot of coons here.Here are some that I have caught.
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  5. Raccoons always look great inside a cage :)
     
  6. bilsie

    bilsie In the Brooder

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    I am curios, how do they taste and how did you cook them?
     
  7. chickenboy190

    chickenboy190 Crowing

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    Sure do!
     

  8. chickenboy190

    chickenboy190 Crowing

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    I have a city friend and it was funny we are outside and he see's a coon and he wants to go over and pet lol he though they are really nice and they wouldn't bite you or anything.
     
  9. They do but is best sometimes to let some people learn the hard way ha ha ... [​IMG]

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  10. bilsie

    bilsie In the Brooder

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    Why would my wife want to know how to cook them ? no recipes please. Bill
     

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