Predators on the homestead come in many different forms. They range from those invisible to the naked eye that devour a garden overnight, to large carnivorous animals that attack the livestock. Define the predators that threaten your livestock, and learn how we deal with ours and why shooting is a last option.
We thought we had a strong, safe chicken coop, but turns out we also had a hungry, determined predator lurking around the farm. How we managed to recover from a devastating loss and the steps we took to reinforce our coops to ensure our animals safety in the future.
With more eggs in the incubator, the hubby and I decided to “redecorate” one of our sheds and turn it into a second chicken coop. Since the set up is a bit different than our first coop, we had to do a few things differently to ensure we were doing our best at predator proofing […]