predators

  1. Kevin

    Dealing with pests in the chicken yard

    The best way I have found to deal with pests in the chicken yard is through live traps. If a chicken or guinea gets into the trap, the animal is not harmed and is safely released. I have had several chickens get into live traps, and were released no worse for the wear. Example of a live trap...
  2. Kevin

    Losing chickens to predators

    During the summer of 2017 I had an issue with losing chickens to predators. Several of them have gone missing, with just a few feathers in the chicken yard. From the trail of feathers, something drug the chicken from the chicken house. I figure this was either a bobcat or coyote. It is not a...