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Razor attacks!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Ilikechickens!, Apr 5, 2008.

  1. Ilikechickens!

    Ilikechickens! Songster

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    Ok this legbanded halk (we call him Razor) we think he is part of a scientific study, came times i was standing aprox. 5 ft away! my littlefloppy bantem roo was in the yard and i was out there w/ mom . and this enormes halk swoops down and picks him up 3ft. in the air so wer un after him Razor dropsthe roo and flys away.the suprizing thing is the roo wasnt harmed at all just reelly scared!this all hapened last fall and it did happen!
     
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  2. tnkinhunting

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    You are quite lucky the bantam roo wasn't harmed - hawks have terrible talons. I know they have to eat but I hate to see them around.
     
  3. Ilikechickens!

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    He died last week do to cold! [​IMG]
     

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