Jul 3, 2009 ... I have a small pond (100+/-gals) with small 'feeder fish' and a couple ... you are in
, which may give a clue to what could be eating your fish. ... Don't get me wrong, I
like cats, but not in my flower beds, near my pond or bird feeders. ... are
impossible to resist and they can't dive like comets or koi ...
I have an outdoor pond in South Florida (about 3,000 gallons) and recently I ... I
just can't get my head around a raccoon being able to swim into the pond, ... <
You don't say how big your pond is, so I'm not able to offer any concrete
suggestions. .... Hi, I have a predator that is taking fish out of the pond, but not
Apr 3, 2015 ... No matter where you live, a pond will attract lots of wildlife to your backyard. ...
most will eat the frogs, and some may hunt fish, but to be honest, we rarely ... may
be seen drinking from time to time, including possum, skunk or even raccoons.
The raccoons may get labeled a predator by some, but I think they ...
Oct 17, 2014 ... Opossums ... Only a rare cat will get into your pond but they will often fish by the
edge. ... My outdoor cat has fallen in the pond a few times while walking ... pond (
which I have not heard of), they can eat lily and lotus tubers.
A good rule of thumb is one inch of fish for each ten gallons of water. ... Koi can
and will knock over and eat lilies and marginal plants, usually when they are ...
Get one that is rated for the volume of your pond and the gallons-per-hour of your
pump. ... If you see a snake, raccoon, possum, deer or anything else, it was in
garbage cans, protect ornamental fish ponds with netting, and secure all ...
Opossums will raid your garbage can and eat from outdoor pet bowls. Opossums
also climb trees and fences and if an opening presents itself, they can get inside
Feb 21, 2014 ... We have a pond outside with goldfish and we have some chickenwire ... are
known to shelter in ponds and some bigger water dragons will eat fish. ... I do
agree it would be odd for a possum to get fish out of water. ... Chicken wire over
the top of the pond, although not so pretty to look at, will protect your fish.
Because of its body shape, a small opossum is sometimes mistaken for a large
rat. .... If the opossum appears sick or injured, call a wildlife rehabilitator or your
local wildlife .... Opossums will eat poultry and their eggs if they can get to them.
Although not great hunters, raccoons can catch young gophers, squirrels, mice,
and rats. .... If you must feed your pets outside, do so in late morning or at midday
reptile or fish for dinner. They hunt at night, and will often carry the entire turtle
away to eat elsewhere, so if you have many ... electric fencing around your water
turtle pond and take your tortoises ... Opossums The American Opossum can also
be a danger to your turtles. ... turtle away, if they can get to the turtle they will