This is raccoon, cat, and squirrel proof?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by OVERxCAST, Jul 31, 2013.

  1. OVERxCAST

    OVERxCAST Out Of The Brooder

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    (IM FIXING THE OPEN AREA IN PICUTRE 8)
     
  2. OVERxCAST

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    NOTE: Im still working on it.
     
  3. cknkids

    cknkids Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No, a Raccoon can reach in and pull the chicken out through the holes, 1/2" hard ware cloth is need to keep this from happining
     
  4. farnorth

    farnorth Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A weasel could go right through that.
     
  5. tweetr1979

    tweetr1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree, a coon will just reach through and rip heads/feet off sadly. Are you going to put a run on it or will you be free ranging? Also how many chickens will be in there, it looks a little snug
     
  6. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Yes, coon could reach thru...if he doesn't just rip those funky panels right off.
     

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