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#6023297 - 11/11/15 10:56 AM Racoon Problem
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Registered: 11/16/11
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Loc: Midland Tx
I have a friend who has 007 coons on his ranch. I have had problems in the past with the little guys messing with feeders but these coons take it to a new level. They have figured out how to unscrew the varmit cage and make it swing from the feeder, then they enter the varmit cage and use it as a recliner while they spin all of the corn out.

Has anyone else ever had dealings with coons like these?

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#6023326 - 11/11/15 11:13 AM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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That's hilarious!! Looks like you need a new holder on'er for the cage.
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#6023333 - 11/11/15 11:16 AM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
ddmm Offline
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Awesome! those critters are pretty dang smart.

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#6023434 - 11/11/15 11:58 AM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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Kill them all.

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#6023445 - 11/11/15 12:02 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
High Country Archer Offline
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Registered: 05/17/11
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Loc: Lewisville, TX
At least turn on a football game for him while he is relaxing and having a little dinner.
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#6023484 - 11/11/15 12:21 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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I think the bigger issue is the leaning feeder.

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#6023498 - 11/11/15 12:30 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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#6023506 - 11/11/15 12:33 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
ntxaviator Offline
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Registered: 10/29/15
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Loc: N Texas
we have that same problem on our lease in jack co. we got some trophy size coons
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#6023999 - 11/11/15 04:37 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: texashelms]
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Originally Posted By: texashelms
I think the bigger issue is the leaning feeder.


I think it is an Italian made feeder laugh
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#6024005 - 11/11/15 04:40 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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I kind of like that wide hatrack deer in the second picture

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#6024008 - 11/11/15 04:41 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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Have you consulted with our resident coon whisperer, RAB?
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#6024010 - 11/11/15 04:42 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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roflmao
I can only imagine what sniperRAB would do if he saw this at his feeder
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#6024049 - 11/11/15 05:05 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
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I had to use bailing wire on my cage door because they were pulling the top corner where you open the cage at and stretching their shoulders inside the and spinning away. realmad Reinforcing that top corner of the door and 4 duke traps have temporarily solved my problem up


Edited by Stub (11/11/15 05:07 PM)
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#6024065 - 11/11/15 05:15 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: rbw1330]
gusick Offline
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The leaning feeder of pizza.

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#6024122 - 11/11/15 06:05 PM Re: Racoon Problem [Re: texashelms]
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Originally Posted By: texashelms
I think the bigger issue is the leaning feeder.



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Agreed, if that feeder tips over...that Coon will sue for injuries for certain!
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