Repels-All Animal Repellent

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by TheSpiceGirls, Mar 5, 2012.

  1. TheSpiceGirls

    TheSpiceGirls Overrun With Chickens

    2,564
    280
    251
    Oct 6, 2010
    Bay Area, CA
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    34,025
    476
    448
    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    Ingredients are dried blood, egg solids and garlic. I would think the first two would attract animals. I think I'd buy a bunch of garlic and rub it in the wood before I'd buy this. From what I've read, these animal repellants don't have a great record.
     
  3. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

    5,545
    233
    288
    Mar 31, 2008
    Grifton NC
    Quote: I think it probably works very well at what it was designed to do.
    Unfortunately, that would be to seperate you from your money.

    Also, as soon as it gets wet, it's useless

    Electric fences repel predators
     
  4. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

    6,770
    143
    281
    Apr 15, 2009
    Boy, ain't that the truth.
    I've used it in the past to repel chipmunks from my garden. It was pretty much useless. I still have part of a bottle sitting around. It stinks to high heaven, but doesn't work. It made my garden smell like an abattoir, but the chipmunks kept coming.
     
  5. angusshangus

    angusshangus Chillin' With My Peeps

    66
    2
    89
    Jun 1, 2011
    Verona, NJ
    I've tried a few different natural scent type repellents to keep groundhogs away from my garden but none seemed to have any effect.
     
  6. hispoptart

    hispoptart Chillin' With My Peeps

    731
    2
    121
    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado
    Not sure what your all trying to repell, but every summer we liquid deer fence on our garden. It works great for deer. They will not touch anything sprayed with it. It lasts through rain too. We don't get alot of rain here so I don't know how many it will last through. We only have to spray 2-3 per season.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by