Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Tips From Our Junior Blogger: Chicken Predators

Tuesday's Tip From Our Junior Blogger
Chicken tending tips straight from the mouth of a Kindergartener!

Chicken Predators
Predators are mean to chickens.  They eat them or just bite off of them and then leave to their home.  Some predators are:

other people's dogs
raccoons
bobcats
wild cats
skunks
foxes
wolves
bears
hawks
eagles

Here are some of their paw prints to look for:  


Look for their paw prints everywhere around your yard and around your coop. To protect your chickens from predators you should make your fence around your coop high and cover it and close and lock all the doors at night.



For more information about predators and how to protect your flock read the following articles from Fresh Eggs Daily:






Thanks for reading!

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