Chicken Run John Powell and Harry Gregson-Williams Rats! 4 RCA. A page for describing Characters: Chicken Run. Chickens The unofficial leader of the chickens, who is determined to escape and free her fellow chickens. A pair of rats can produce up to 2, descendants per year, which means a couple of rats around your chicken coop can quickly lead to a rat infestation if it. If you still have a rat problem after all of the previous steps, you need more help than I can give you. What a perfect place for a rat to live! Traditional snap traps can be very effective for both mice and rats; however, you will want to keep them out of reach of your chickens. Rat proof the coop Let me start by saying this is incredibly hard to do. Will they hurt the chickens? Get a cat A good mouser is your best defense against a looming rat population. Your email address will not be published. As soon as you spot evidence of rats around your chicken run, deal with them immediately. My Vintage and Lead Toys on eBay. Stray Cat Strut While my first flock was still quite young—feathered out but not laying—a neighborhood cat would come by to stalk my birds. But are cats really that dangerous? Community Ask The Tropers Trope Launch Pad Trope Finder You Know That Show Live Blogs Reviews Forum. Go to War The final step to getting rid of rats in the chicken coop is to flat-out go to war on any rats that are sticking around after the previous steps. In my humble opinion the best to rid your property of rats is to get a good cat.