So crazy coons.

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by flowergirl60, Nov 10, 2011.

  1. flowergirl60

    flowergirl60 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Austin Tx
    I am pet sitting my neightbors cats while she is out and every night I feed the out side cat the coons come up and eat the food. I stood at the back door and said "You will live as long as you leave my chickens alone". They have never bothered my girls.[​IMG] Go figure I don't have to trap or shoot any.......so far! My coop is very secure so I am happy to co-exist with these varmints. I know they are just doing what they do. But God forbid, they hurt my girls, this means war.
     
  2. mommissan

    mommissan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My resident coon helped himself to my grill's grease cup. I was offended at first, but he was always so gentle and thorough. He lived around us for more than 6 years, then just stopped coming. Sorta miss the tubby fella.
     
  3. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I found a raccoon IN my coop the other night. He was cowering in the nesting box. Didn't touch any of the chickens that were sitting 2 feet away. Weirdness.
     

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