this has a happened a few times last year....

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Johnn, Oct 4, 2011.

  1. Johnn

    Johnn Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 5, 2011
    i know it was last year but i may have to deal with it again and i never had this then, i lost about 4 hens last year to something i found one riped up one month one the week after and one a moth later then a couple of moths later i went down to my hens and found my welsummer omlete ripped up out side the shed there was feathers every were and then was just her bones with al the skin and insides eaten and her head was gone?
  2. SilkieBantams

    SilkieBantams Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2011
    Houston, TX
    I think a dog is the culprit
  3. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
    Daytime - dog or hawk
    Night - coon
  4. Johnn

    Johnn Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 5, 2011
    there isnt hawks were i live, there is terriers down the road who often escape and i asked my friend (they are her brothers) about them and she sed wen they run a way they dont go up to were my hens are
  5. mrpekinduck

    mrpekinduck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 29, 2011
    Ducky Land!
    A raccoon or opossum might have done it.

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