Skunk – Chicken Predators – How To Protect Your Chickens

LLBy: BYC Project Manager and support

Skunks (also known as polecats in the USA) are medium size mammals, probably best known for their ability to spray a liquid with a strong, unpleasant odour. There are four species of skunks: the hooded skunk, the striped skunk, the spotted skunk and the scarce hog-nosed skunk. The most common of the four being the striped skunk. Read More

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2 Responses to Skunk – Chicken Predators – How To Protect Your Chickens

  1. shadowlilies says:

    We’ve caught a couple of these in a live trap…not fun!!!

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