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Neighbors
« on: May 24, 2017, 06:00:19 AM »
 

  

 
One more pup you can't see, 4 in all, Mom is a big girl with some gray on her butt. Can't get a pix of her, Too fast. :D :D
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2017, 06:46:59 AM »
Peter,

   Those don't look like neighbors to me. Looks more like tenants from where I sit. :D

    Nice picture. I hope y'alll get along well.
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2017, 09:50:00 AM »
The last year we lived at our last house we had 4 dens within a mile, it was fun watching the pups play around.  Our actual neighbor didn't care for it much because he had free range chickens  :D.

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« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2017, 10:22:20 AM »
That's the first thing I thought of too, sorry!  We had free range chickens but locked up every night and had problems with foxes coming around.  The neighbor a few places down had a little shed way out back and the momma used under that for a den.  One person thinks cute, another thinks rascal and shoots.  To each his own - I hope they're good neighbors for you.
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2017, 03:40:48 PM »
Peter is a Pine Man, not a Chicken Man.  Hopefully the foxes won't eat his pine. 
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #5 on: May 27, 2017, 12:02:08 PM »
I have fun with all of Gods creatures. 8) 8)
 

 
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« Reply #6 on: May 27, 2017, 08:44:06 PM »
Healthy looking fellow.  Pretty glossy fur for this time of the year.
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« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2017, 11:03:33 PM »
Great picture!
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« Reply #8 on: May 29, 2017, 10:00:54 AM »
 I've got a sawmill bear, too, but he is a little more shy than yours.
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #9 on: May 29, 2017, 09:13:06 PM »
This one made a mess, so off with him, :D :D :D :D
 

 
Mr Woodchuck, Now lives out on a growing in old hay field, and not under the barn. ;)
 
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #10 on: June 01, 2017, 10:09:37 PM »
Went out to the mill today and found this little guy.

  

 
Sharp teeth. :D

Looking at it something bit it. Teeth marks on top of the back and on the belly.
What would have killed it and not eat it??
 
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« Reply #11 on: June 01, 2017, 11:17:14 PM »
Maybe the fox and a fisher cat were fighting over desert
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« Reply #12 on: June 02, 2017, 07:06:49 AM »
Coyote!
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #13 on: June 03, 2017, 05:52:05 AM »
Now the pups are running all over my yard,
Have to watch out for the cats. :D :D
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Re: Neighbors
« Reply #14 on: June 03, 2017, 08:03:09 PM »
 

  

 
He might be 5" at the shoulder.
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« Reply #15 on: June 03, 2017, 09:08:59 PM »
Don't cha worry,he'll grow.  Good thing you don't have chickens.  :o
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« Reply #16 on: June 04, 2017, 07:11:05 AM »
I have had chickens,pigs, cows, turkeys, quail,dogs,cats,
And not one time have I had trouble with the wildlife,
One time I had a fox on one side of the fence and a chicken on the other. Wish I had a pic of that.
They were there looking at each other.4' away from each other. :D :D :D
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« Reply #17 on: June 04, 2017, 07:20:02 AM »
When we had the greenhouse business,wife was standing talking to a customer in the driveway,chicken about 10 feet from her,I turned just in time to see her throw a water jug at a fox that came out of the woods to dine at The C Farm.  :D Fox dropped the chicken,but broke it's leg. Kinda brave,but wanted to eat. I like to have the critters out and about. My dog was out in the woods when all this was going on.
The guy above keeps his in a pen and does not have any problems.
At one time I think I had 40 critters here, Ducks,geese,chickens. All gone due to the sign,eat at The C Farm.  :D
We are slowly getting more fodder for the wildlife to dine on.
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« Reply #18 on: June 04, 2017, 07:47:40 AM »
My friend said he had an airstrike on his free range chiggens, and foxes give him trouble too.  He likes to sit on the back deck with a plinking machine to shoot them (but he couldn't hit the broad side of a barn if he was standing inside of it lol)
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« Reply #19 on: June 04, 2017, 09:20:11 AM »
A hobby farmer had about 80 chickens free ranging . One week he lost 15 chickens , he had seen a fox so he always carried a rifle with him. He shot 9 foxes in two weeks.
We have a lot of good boys and girls in harms way
lets all support them and their familys.


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