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Mice, what to do

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by BamaChicken, Apr 26, 2008.

  1. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    They burrow and have tunnels. I can't put poisen inside the pens or traps so any suggestions.
  2. Last edited: Apr 26, 2008
  3. jjthink

    jjthink Crowing 11 Years

    Jan 17, 2007
    New Jersey
    I do not have confirmation on whether the scent bothers chickens but there is a product called Mouse Magic by Bonide (googles easily) that is a nontoxic repellent with peppermint and spearmint oil. A number of Ace Hardware stores carry it. I am using it but far enough away from where the chickens sleep in case it would be bothersome to them. Seems to work.

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