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How To Get Rid of Opossums (In Your House and Yard)

Learn how to safely and effectively get rid of opossums in your house and yard in just a few steps.Opossums can be bad news for homeowners, gardeners, and those raising chickens.Generally they don’t stick around too long unless a female opossum makes a home for her young. Under normal circumstances, opossums will meander through your […]

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How To Protect Chickens From Foxes

Learn how to protect chickens from foxes in a few simple steps.Foxes are one of the most dreaded predators on any property. Luckily for most chicken owners, foxes tend to be pretty low on the list of threats. However, depending on the surrounding land, they can be a nuisance. Foxes can typically be found in dense wooded areas. If you happen to see a fox or […]

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Identifying 12 Backyard Chicken Predators

Learn which animals are chicken predators, and what signs to look out for.Backyard chickens are all the rage right now. You don’t have to live on a farm or large acreage to enjoy fresh eggs. In fact, many people in urban areas raise chickens both for eggs and meat. Owning chickens is a blast, and they’re […]

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How To Get Rid of Raccoons

Tips on how to get rid of raccoons in your home, yard, or attic humanely and safely.Whether you live in a rural area, or deep in the city, raccoons can move in on your property and cause a ton of damage. They scratch up grass in search of grubs, they chew electrical wires, and they even […]

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10 Common Homestead Predators – And What You Can Do About Them

Learn about 10 common homestead predators and what to do to keep them away from your chickens, goats, and other livestock. Predatory attacks are a fact of life for most homesteads, but there are ways you can deter the animals from approaching in the first place.  Depending on where you live, your livestock will be at […]

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How To Identify Signs of Wild Animals

Learn how to identify signs of wild animals on your property by inspecting tracks and scat. It’s helpful to know exactly what type of animal is visiting your property so you can deter it effectively. Many animals slip in and out of your yard under the cover of darkness. Use our easy identification guides to figure out which […]

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