Re: Collateral damage on bear fences?
The only vertebrate I ever saw... well that I ever found that was harmed by an electric fence was a three foot long no shoulders. For some reason it decided to crawl over the bottom wire instead of under it like any good snake would.
Originally Posted by DeeAnna
It is going to be very hard for wee things to climb on an electric fence since electric fences are simple, single strand affairs. Besides, any animals able to climb on an electric fence are likely not grounded and so are immune to electric shock.
Electric fences are safer than walking under the electric companies’ power lines. On the 6:00 news I bet you are always hearing about coons, snakes, and squirrels who got their 15 minutes of fame by cavorting on the utility companies' power pole.
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