Red LED am/fm radio

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by colby318, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. colby318

    colby318 got 'dottes?

    Jul 14, 2008
    Stamping Ground, KY
    My DH was in Lowe's today looking for netting to put over the top of our run. We had an owl walk into the coop last Wed. night and kill a pullet. The "outside" lady at Lowe's said she's had chickens for the last 20 years. She hasn't had a predator of any kind since she put a clock radio with RED numbers by her coops. She leaves it on a talk radio station so there's always sound.

    I had been thinking about getting one of those niteguard blinking lights that simulate eyes. But hey, a clock radio with red LEDs should do the same thing!

    Any opinions?

    Colby in KY
  2. Eastins Eggs

    Eastins Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    Ceresco Nebraska
    Night Guard is no good. Predators will get use to it unless you move it every night, same could be said for the radio also.
  3. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    makes sense sure would be better than spending 30 dollars for the night watch red light thing (i assume you are talking a bout the one in backyard poultry mag)
  4. jforsness

    jforsness Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2008
    Seattle, WA
    hmmm, that sounds intriguing [​IMG]

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