Something in my attic making noises....It's a Nest of Squirrels!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Lunachick, Nov 1, 2011.

  1. Lunachick

    Lunachick Chicken Slave

    Mar 19, 2007
    Brick, NJ
    And I don't want to open the hatch to see what it is......[​IMG] It was this morning so it wouldn't be a nocturnal animal??? [​IMG] Raccoon???? I hope not, the coop's not far from the roof line. I hope there isn't a family thinking they have KFC right next door. [​IMG] Although my girls are safe, I don't like this one bit.
    Last edited: Dec 11, 2011
  2. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 25, 2010
    Kansas City
    We had a family of squirrels in our attic once. Hopefully that's what you have. [​IMG]
  3. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
    It could be anything really and since your attic is probably dark it could roam around up their all the time. some common attic invaders include. Squirels, racoons, rat's, birds, snakes to name a few.
  4. dirtsaver

    dirtsaver Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2010
    Northern Kentucky
    Quote:Yep! Pretty much covers it.
  5. SallyF

    SallyF Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2009
    Middle Tennessee
    The bottom line is you either have to get in and look or hire an exterminator to do it! Good luck.
  6. StarLover21

    StarLover21 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 11, 2011
    Don't forget yesterday was Halloween...mwahahaha
  7. War Chicken

    War Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 18, 2011
    I had mysterious noises coming from the attic too. I thought it was squirrels or raccoons but it turned out to be roof coyotes.
  8. Lunachick

    Lunachick Chicken Slave

    Mar 19, 2007
    Brick, NJ
    Quote:Yeah, I know. It sounded pretty loud and heavy, and I think those noises always sound louder in the attic [​IMG] I'll look in the morning tomorrow, see what's going on there. Otherwise I'm calling Critter Ritter What do they do with the critters????
  9. Lunachick

    Lunachick Chicken Slave

    Mar 19, 2007
    Brick, NJ
    Quote:And today is All Saints Day, when souls roam the world or something like that. [​IMG]
  10. no1hilbily

    no1hilbily Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2011
    most places nuisance animals have to be put down

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