take that walk around the coop and run, ask your self how can i get in

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by bdp7150, Oct 29, 2008.

  1. bdp7150

    bdp7150 Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 17, 2008
    just a note to remember take a walk around and look for any gaps or any way that a predator can or could get in to run and coop and i mean fill all gaps and might ask a friend to walk around and ask them try to find a way in to my chickens and then close it up . finding your dead girls the next morning sucks bad and where did it get in at . hope you can catch my point.
  2. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    Thanks for the reminder. Seems like I'm constantly working on my coop so I always need to double check when I change something.
  3. AngieChick

    AngieChick Poultry Elitist

    Great reminder, will do.
  4. ChanceRider

    ChanceRider Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 19, 2008
    Somerset, CA
    I just might do something similar... my neighbor also raises chickens. I think I might have her come over and "inspect" my coop for weaknesses. That way hopefully she won't overlook something I would miss.

    Great post... thanks!
  5. Giddyup

    Giddyup Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2008
    Vancouver Island, BC
    Sorry to hear that [​IMG]
    Rats can fit in a hole the size of a quarter and mice the size of a nickle isn't it?
  6. Lobzi

    Lobzi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I had my bf check mine. We are no experts but just getting that second opinion with suggestions added can be so helpful.

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