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WHO ARE THE WORST PREDATORS OF CHICKENS?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by HilltopfarmsNY, May 23, 2012.

  1. HilltopfarmsNY

    HilltopfarmsNY Out Of The Brooder

    Everybody loves chicken! Daytime, we have hawks, cats and dogs. most predators are nocturnal and include fox, opossum, skunk and raccoon. By far, my worst one is raccoon. They are persistent, clever, can climb or dig and their paws can manipulate. Any opening is a challenge,and they will keep at it until the whole flock is gone.
     
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Sometimes you have to build a fortress in order to raise chickens.

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  3. columbiacritter

    columbiacritter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Worst chicken killer is domestic dogs then coons, then possums, then skunks.
     

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