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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by AmyLynn2374, May 8, 2015.

  1. dan26552

    dan26552 Flock Master

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    I put a 22 in the one I caught
     
  2. scflock

    scflock Overrun With Chickens

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    A woman on the Polish thread gave me the best advice ever for handling Damien. It never made him nice, but it kept him from charging and flogging.
    Any time the rooster challenges you, just charge him. Don't kick at him, just back him up. Keep going after him and get him off his territory. Doing that to stop him from mounting a hen will also assert your dominance. Don't let him mate in your presence. Separate him from the other girls. Back him into a corner if you can. All of this is just me repeating what someone else, seminolewind, told me, but it works [​IMG]
     
  3. scflock

    scflock Overrun With Chickens

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    Let one get into your coop. Retribution is much more satisfying than being humane
    I've done that with a skunk
     
  4. scflock

    scflock Overrun With Chickens

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    45 makes a bigger hole
     
  5. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    I also got to see one killed by a 22. It was a vey big possum. The he was out into a black garbage bag and taken to the dump. :lol:
     
  6. RubyNala97

    RubyNala97 Overrun With Chickens

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    I had to quote this because thumbs up wasn't enough! This made me crack up!!


    I'll snap some pics today!

    This is one of my all time favorite movies, ever!!!

    My mom had a pet opossum for years!! I gotta dig out a pic for you SC!!! Hahaha!!
     
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  7. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    :lau you're horridly in humane to possums. But they're horribly-er inhumane to chickens
     
  8. scflock

    scflock Overrun With Chickens

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    I have been full of myself for 2 days, but that picture was perfect for rossfam[​IMG]
     
  9. scflock

    scflock Overrun With Chickens

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    First I had to throw the firewood at it to stun it and slow it down. Then I got to it, picked the wood back up, and slammed it back down. 4 times...
     
  10. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    Owwwwwww. I've never actually killed an animal (in terms of chicken predators) but I've seen plenty being killed. Foxes, coons, possums. And snakes.
     

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