Predator Proofing Your Chicken Coop and Run
“Keeping backyard chickens is a wonderful way to grow some of your own food, but it does present the flock master with a few challenges. Perhaps the greatest is keeping chickens safe from predators. It’s worth rising to that challenge, however, and it’s not difficult if you understand what you’re up against.”
It’s fantastic that more and more people are keeping chickens these days, and one of the most important obstacles to keeping your chickens is providing them with a safe space both day and night. One must be diligent in protecting them against common predators like foxes, coyotes, dogs, cats, hawks, owls, snakes, oppossums, and plenty of others. Check out this helpful post from ouroneacrefarm.com to learn how to keep your coop and run safe for your hens.