What you don't want to wake up and see in your chicken pen!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by MaransMomma, Jan 11, 2011.

  1. MaransMomma

    MaransMomma Out Of The Brooder

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  2. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Did you get it out? That would really freak me out!
     
  3. booker81

    booker81 Redneck Tech Girl

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    That is one unhappy hawk! Eek!!!

    Were the chickens safe???
     
  4. peterlund

    peterlund Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You got to admit it is a pretty bird, just very out of place... Good luck. Did you lose any of the girls?
     
  5. terrilhb

    terrilhb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Are the chickens ok? I would have had a heart attack. That is not what I would want to wake up to or see in my run anytime.
     
  6. Cass

    Cass Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WOW...who would have thought a hawk would come INSIDE the wire. I have a LOT of hawks around my place. I'll be sure to use wire they can't penetrate.
     
  7. BlakesFarm

    BlakesFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    3 Questions we all want to know:


    1) How did it get in? (If you know)

    2) Did you get it out/how?

    3) Are your chickens ok?




    I would not want to see that in my cage!
     
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  8. WingingIt

    WingingIt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think they're gorgeous, just REALLY not what we want around our chickens, especially not in your run/coop! Yikes!
     
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  9. texaschickmom

    texaschickmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Will we ever find out what happened?[​IMG]
     
  10. TheSpiceGirls

    TheSpiceGirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What size wire are you using on your run? It looks like it's 2" by 4" openings on welded wire and that's what I have. It also looks like a Coopers Hawk which we have and I didn't think they could get through that. if so, I have work to do on my run.
     

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