Squirrels Eating Everything

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by chickencoop789, Sep 23, 2012.

  1. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 1 squirrel eating my garden and chicken feed. I cant kill it cause I live in the suburbs...no shooting allowed. Any ideas?
     
  2. chickortreat

    chickortreat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bow and arrow? Sling shot?

    You say no shooting, but how about an air rifle? Nearly no noise, nearly no danger of over-travel. Also, a .22 short is very quiet out of a fixed-breech rifle (bolt-action, single-shot, pump or lever-action). They're not very loud out of a semi-auto, but some noise escapes when the bolt cycles, so it makes more noise than out of a fixed-breech. If the squirrel is on the ground, it shouldn't be difficult to arrange a safe shot and eliminate it.
     
  3. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I have an air rifle but that would be my last resort.
     
  4. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I actually have all 3 of your suggestions.
     

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