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    Angry Chicken bones in my garden.

    How on earth did a chicken leg bone get into my garden

    I saw Dylan walking back to the house in a low sort of squatting fashion, all four legs bent, body low to the ground, he's never done this before. He looked in real pain. He left something odd looking on the lawn. He came in and threw up a little. I went out to see what was on the lawn and it was a chicken leg bone. Unless there were more bones, I'd say he threw up what he had and left the rest in the garden. We haven't had chicken legs for a couple of weeks and I'm very careful about chicken bones.

    This isn't the first time I found chicken bones in my garden. Where on earth are they coming from? Could it be cats or magpies dropping them? It's bin day today so maybe they dropped something.

    Dylan is now hiding under my chair.
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    Do any of your neighbors have a gardening service? I've seen gardeners around my neighborhood eating lunch on client's lawns and I'm sure they leave some of their lunches lying around. They might have just thrown a chicken leg on the ground figuring some animal will eat it. Hope Dylan's o.k.
    Bev
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    Yes, lots of people have gardeners here.
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    Did you accidentally drop some "Chicken Leg" seeds in the garden?
    Tim

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    is it probably the large birds (magpies, crows) dropping them.
    my meighbour feeds the seagulls and crows in her garden, and they always drop slices/chunks of bread in ours.

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    Probably cats or foxes Pauline.....there's so much in the press at the moment regarding foxes being so urban keep a close eye
    Mel
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