So I finally caught..............

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by kryptoniteqhs, Mar 28, 2009.

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  1. kryptoniteqhs

    kryptoniteqhs Rosecomb Rich

    Nov 14, 2008
    Perris, CA
    a cat in my trap lol...Not exactly what I was going for, but at least its something lol....She was completely wild. So I took her to the humane society and figured theyd humanely put her down. Its no life for her to be out there starving and if shes not starving than shes eating my chickens! So either way, it needed to be done. SO, I took her down to the humane society since our stupid animal control doesnt even take cats. Anyways they said they wouldnt take her unless I took her out of my cage and put her in theirs, cuz shes wild and theyre not "aloud" to handle them. So me being stupid me, I said, "Oh sure, No problem." HA! [​IMG]
    Long story short, I spent my afternoon in the ER getting rabies shots. In four lovely places. Now I have to go pack in 3 days for more, then at 7 days, then at 14 days then at 28 days....then....IM DONE! WOO HOO!!!

    I hate cats! [​IMG]
    Next time its staying in the cage and Im shootin it myself! Not that it matters because after my treatment Im immune to rabies lol.... [​IMG]
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  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] Ouch, You poor thing.
  3. kryptoniteqhs

    kryptoniteqhs Rosecomb Rich

    Nov 14, 2008
    Perris, CA was interesting to say the least [​IMG]
  4. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

    Feb 2, 2009
    Southeast Louisiana
    I've found that if you fill a trash can with water (or a large garbage bag in a large trash can if the trash can leaks) and send the trap on a submarine trip for about 15 minutes, you can save a bullet. Just a thought.
  5. azelgin

    azelgin Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
    S.E. AZ
    No good deed goes unpunished.

    Funny how you try to do the right thing and it all goes to h***.[​IMG]

  6. skooterbumm

    skooterbumm In the Brooder

    Mar 1, 2009
    Waco, TX
    the only thing worse than a ferrile cat is a coon, just shootum and be done. I live trapped 3 coons and took them about 5 miles away. I cant prove it but coons ate several of my hens last year and were smat, would not go in my trap. I think they found there way back.
  7. morelcabin

    morelcabin Songster

    Feb 8, 2007
    Ontario Canada
    Oh my goodness! My fear has always been needing those rabies shots in my lifetime...never knew anyoe who ever really had to get them done. I am feeling really sorry for you right now
  8. kryptoniteqhs

    kryptoniteqhs Rosecomb Rich

    Nov 14, 2008
    Perris, CA
    lol...ya thats how it works...i was trying to be nice haha....NO MORE MR NICE GUY lol
  9. kryptoniteqhs

    kryptoniteqhs Rosecomb Rich

    Nov 14, 2008
    Perris, CA
    Quote:good idea....ive also got a river on the property i could have hiked down too...she was so pretty tho i felt bad...i dont now of course! but i did at the time. [​IMG]

  10. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Quote:no...a bullet is the way to go if you have to kill need to torture it ...just put it down quick and painless with your gun..sorry about the boo boo! [​IMG]
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