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Stoats

Just noticed a pair of stoats in a ditch in our field looks like they have a "home " there ..as they were making clicking noises towards my dog...anyone have problems with them ? hen coop is half acre away..

ccsteve
Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

One killed silkie chicks on me a few years ago. Thought it was rats at first until I saw it on top of the coup in broad daylight trying to get in a few days later

johnnyg
Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

All mustelids like the taste of chicken.

nedzer
Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

had one around a few years ago, kept down the rats better than any cat, someone shot it an the rats came back!

pearl
Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Been years since i seen one don't know what their numbers are like countrywide ...once they leave my few hens alone ..

ccsteve
Wednesday, May 1st, 2019


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