Tag Archives: Animal Repellents

Late Winter Animal Repellent Gardening Tasks

As what to some parts of the US has seemed like a relentless winter draws to an end and the start of spring is just weeks away animals’ behavior begins to change.  Hibernations come to an end, birthing of offspring … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About the Chemicals in Animal Repellents

Even animal lovers know that some critters can be pests, especially in your yard or garden. Wild animals can cause serious damage to your home and property, creating stress and unnecessary repair expenses for you to deal with. There are … Continue reading

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3 Best Strategies for Keeping Animals Away from Your Lawn and Garden Next Spring

Depending on where you live, you may already be dreaming of warmer days and when you think about it, spring is only a few months away. If you are a gardener, it may be wise to start thinking about the … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Yard for Autumn’s Pest Animal Activity

Autumn is a lovely time of year during which the temperature drops and the hot days of summer melt into cool evenings. Of course, there are also lots of yard and garden pests that look forward to the autumn and … Continue reading

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Raccoon Spring Behavior and How It Effects Homeowners

Many American urban homeowners face the raccoon menace. These animals not only dig up plants and destroy gardens, but also enter homes to rummage through trash cans, thereby causing a mess. Since they rest during the day, and go in … Continue reading

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Woodchuck Behavior and How to Use It to Your Advantage

Woodchucks, also called marmots or groundhogs, are one of the main critters in gardens and yards. The adult woodchuck’s body is 24 to 33 inches long inclusive of a 6 inch-long tail, and weighs 14 pounds. The creature’s heavy and … Continue reading

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What’s The Difference Between Gophers, Woodchucks and Groundhogs

What is the difference between Gophers, Woodchucks, and Groundhogs? It’s now near the planting season and one of the common garden problems you may soon be facing are highly aggressive members of the Marmot family.  Yes, marmots that not only … Continue reading

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Repellents – What Types of Repellents are Available?

In our first blog post, we discussed the difference between Repellents and Deterrents. In that post, we defined Repellents as a substance that repels animals by negatively impacting their sense of taste or sense of smell. Deterrents were defined as … Continue reading

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Repellent vs. Deterrent – What’s the Difference?

Repellent vs. Deterrent – What’s the Difference? In the realm of protecting our gardens, landscaping and homes from animals of many kinds, consumers tend to use the terms “repellent” and “deterrent” interchangeably. Manufacturers and vendors of such products also use … Continue reading

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