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Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Wisher1000, Jul 28, 2012.

  1. subhanalah

    subhanalah Overrun With Chickens

    the young queens will go looking for a new place to build a nest, they have wings and their abdomen is very large, since they carry the full reproductive organs for the whole colony.

    ETA: young queen wasps are also really neat to observe in captivity for a spring/summer. They are incredibly intelligent and not nearly as scary as they've been made out to be!
     
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  2. Hangtown Farms

    Hangtown Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    That's horrible Guy I only have. 2 hens laying ( black penedesenca) but I can send you some eggs. Do you have any traps? Trap kill and hang them in A tree to keep others away
     
  3. Hangtown Farms

    Hangtown Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Deer deterant sprinklers may work to
     
  4. subhanalah

    subhanalah Overrun With Chickens

    I think I've seen a raccoon playing the harp on a sprinkler
     
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  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Raccoons think that sprinklers are great toys.
     
  6. Wisher1000

    Wisher1000 Bama Biddy

    Guess where I am. [​IMG]
     
  7. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka

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    Wisher, what's the matter with those folks - blue umbrellas?

    Here you go - a raccoon playing with a sprinkler (and a pleasant Owl City tune to go with it):

    [​IMG]
     
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  8. chickisoup

    chickisoup one Blessed chicki Premium Member

     
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    chickisoup one Blessed chicki Premium Member

     
  10. superchemicalgirl

    superchemicalgirl HEN PECKED

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    NOT Maine.
     

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