What makes these tracks??

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by florida lee, May 13, 2011.

  1. florida lee

    florida lee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Found these tracts outside the coop this morning.....not seen then before. any ideas what they are???[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
    I don't see any footprints along side of them like would be if a tail were dragging.
     
  2. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

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    Snake [​IMG]
     
  3. char259

    char259 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Millipede?
     
  4. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Whatever it is has feet.
     
  5. FireTigeris

    FireTigeris Tyger! Tyger! burning bright

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  6. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    Quote:That's my best guess, too!
     
  7. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    Beetles sometimes make similar tracks too
     
  8. Enchanted Sunrise Farms

    Enchanted Sunrise Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Snake? Are you sure there aren't footprints next to it? It looks like there are in the picture. But i know it's so hard getting clear pictures of tracks.
     
  9. BellevueOmlet

    BellevueOmlet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How wide is that?
     
  10. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays

    It's not a snake for 100% sure. Depending on the size and the fineness of the sand, could be a beetle, millipede, centipede, scorpion (though I doubt it), some type of small critter with multiple legs.

    A photo with a coin beside the tracks for scale might help. [​IMG]
     

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