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Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by kyle7630, Aug 22, 2008.

  1. kyle7630

    kyle7630 Songster

    Aug 14, 2008
    Semora NC
    After reading several posts about snakes, I thought I would share a "home remedy" that I have been told about through several family members. I'm sure it's been posted before. Supposedly, if you are having a problem with egg eating snakes, you can leave an egg out with a golf ball beside of it and the snake will eat both, and basically kill it's self trying to crack the faux egg. I was told you will often find the dead snake wrapped around a pole or tree. I have never used this method, just wondering if you all have heard of it and what your opinions of it are.
  2. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    * I have heard of it working once.
  3. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    * I have heard of it working once.
  4. geareduplyn

    geareduplyn Songster

    Jun 2, 2008
    Salley SC
    There some great pictures of a snake eating a golf ball on the Easy Chicken Messageboard.
  5. roosters97

    roosters97 Songster

    Jan 23, 2008
    No! don't do that,thats mean, the snakes keep down the rodents

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