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RE: Possum

  • Subject: RE: Possum
  • From: "andreah" <andreah@hargray.com>
  • Date: Sat, 23 May 2009 23:21:47 -0400

Nope, not slow at all when a dog's chasing them. I suspect a chicken would
be fairly easy prey for them. Critters, it's always something. 

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On Behalf
Of Daryl
Sent: Saturday, May 23, 2009 7:10 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Possum

Chickens don't move around well at night. 'Possums do.  They're actually not

slow when they want to move.

The only natural predator of 'possums other than coyotes that I know of is a

neighbor with a shotgun.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Pam Evans" <gardenqueen@gmail.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Saturday, May 23, 2009 6:34 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Possum

> Daryl - I am so sorry!   I'm amazed as slow as possums are that they can
> even catch a chicken.  Do possum have an natural predators that won't kill
> your birds as well?
> On 5/23/09, Daryl <dp2413@comcast.net> wrote:
>> We lost another one, my pet Lady Bird, last night. She and a few of her
>> sisters wouldn't go into their coop last night.
>> Damn 'Possums.
>> d

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