Comments Subscribe to Personal Liberty News Feed Subscribe to Personal Liberty
 

Swedish Woman, 75, Kills Fox With Her Bare Hands

SUNDSVALL, Sweden, Oct. 14 (UPI) — A 75-year-old Swedish woman said she killed a fox with her bare hands when she caught the wild animal attacking her chickens.

Ingrid Meinking, 75, who lives in a village outside Sundsvall, said the chicken coop had been on her property for less than two months recently when she noticed her cats reacting to strange noises outside, The Local.se reported Monday.

Meinking said she went out to the chicken coop and discovered the fox attacking her five hens.

“I wasn’t scared. I didn’t feel anything, but my heart was pounding for an hour afterwards,” Meinking said. “He ran between my legs, and I said, ‘Now I’m going to get that thing.’”

“He didn’t have time to think! I squeezed my legs together and grabbed him,” she said.

Meinking said she grabbed the fox by the tail and slammed him against the stone steps of her home.

“I grabbed him, threw him around twice and then slammed him against the stone stairs. Then he was dead,” Meinking told the local Sundsvall Tidning newspaper.

Meinking said one of her hens suffered a minor injury, but all were able to lay their eggs in the morning.

UPI - United Press International, Inc.

Since 1907, United Press International (UPI) has been a leading provider of critical information to media outlets, businesses, governments and researchers worldwide.

Facebook Conversations

Join the Discussion:
View Comments to “Swedish Woman, 75, Kills Fox With Her Bare Hands”

Comment Policy: We encourage an open discussion with a wide range of viewpoints, even extreme ones, but we will not tolerate racism, profanity or slanderous comments toward the author(s) or comment participants. Make your case passionately, but civilly. Please don't stoop to name calling. We use filters for spam protection. If your comment does not appear, it is likely because it violates the above policy or contains links or language typical of spam. We reserve the right to remove comments at our discretion.

Is there news related to personal liberty happening in your area? Contact us at newstips@personalliberty.com

Bottom
close[X]

Sign Up For Personal Liberty Digest™!

PL Badge

Welcome to PersonalLiberty.com,
America's #1 Source for Libertarian News!

To join our group of freedom-loving individuals and to get alerts as well as late-breaking conservative news from Personal Liberty Digest™...

Privacy PolicyYou can opt out at any time. We protect your information like a mother hen. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone for any reason.