Stella's Social Club

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by The Sheriff, Jul 18, 2012.

  1. debs_flock

    debs_flock Crowing

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    I think it was too stupid to live.

    I had the trap baited and three nights in a row the bait was gone, but the door didn't spring. I didn't bother baiting the trap for the last week. It went into an unbaited trap! It was napping peacefully in the photo.

    Something had been digging around the pens. Night before last, something (Pepe LePew) had pulled a chicken's leg through the pen fence and eaten off most of the leg. The pullet was still alive, with a bare bone hanging out [​IMG][​IMG] We of course had to put the poor thing down (and by we I mean DH).

    Let's just say the kitty is permanently sleeping.

    If you ever trap one, PM me for instructions.
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Will do.

    I have trapped a baby skunk once. Got sprayed trying to get it out.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Too cute. He's in the middle too. He's not leaving you any room.
     
  4. debs_flock

    debs_flock Crowing

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  5. lonnyandrinda

    lonnyandrinda Crowing

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    YIKES! Better to find it here than to find it wandering in a run or coop!
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    Awe, poor chicken. :( At least you got it for now!
     
  6. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I'm VERY tempted to bring at least 3 or four hens up to our back yard, just for bug control !... but my wife and the neighbors may not like that... and coyotes could jump the fence to get them in a heart beat.
     
  7. Hangtown Farms

    Hangtown Farms Crowing

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    mmm skunk with roasted potatoes and veggies
     
  8. debs_flock

    debs_flock Crowing

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  9. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    I have been trying to be a good girl and not say a thing about all of us wanting you to keep at least 3 or 4 hens at your new house. Not very recently, anyway. :rolleyes:

    But, c'mon, you GOTTA. Won't be hard to cobble together something suitable for them....


    :oops:
     
  10. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    A dog sleeping on a pillow with the remote nearby, snakes and skunks and scorpions and gigantic beetles? All I have to offer is.... a fish. [​IMG]

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