A mile or so up the farm road, a new family has bought one of the larger homes by Highway M. Yesterday, I saw that they had a chicken running around.
Hopefully, they have a coop where they put the chickens up at night. Otherwise, they won’t have chickens for very long.
I hope they see this: Tips to keep your pets safe during coyote mating season
I often hear the coyotes when I am taking the trash out around sunset. Perhaps they don’t range that far north over the creek. But I wouldn’t bet on it.