Chicken keepers understand, without a doubt, that a Homestead is a tenuous balance of predators and prey – nature’s checks and balances. Chickens, after all, look for ways to die. So unless you build the poultry version of Fort Knox, or imprison your birds in a bunker with a concrete foundation, you will, on occasion, lose some souls to any of the predators of chickens. The best strategy for stopping thieves is vigilance.
Watch the video on the next page to learn how Becky stops predators from killing her chickens.