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 Use scent to deter foxes

 


Foxes have a very strong sense of smell and will eat almost anything. Gardens with chickens or rabbits, or bird feeders, accessible pots, and crops are particularly attractive. You can use some scents to deter foxes, they are said to dislike the smell of chilies and garlic, so pour boiling water and spray your garden as a fox repellant. Other animal repellents are available, but be aware of the risk to other wildlife and always read the manufacturers' instructions carefully. If a territory is marked by a fox, it will take some effort to move them, and if they feel their territory is being threatened, they may increase the amount of marking.



Fleas Out of Your Yard with repal plats

 3 Plants That Will Keep Ticks and Fleas Out of Your Yard Flea and ticks season is upon us. Plant these garden plants far away from you and your pets. Now that the weather is warm and the ground is wet from the rain, it's time to start thinking about protection from those annoying and dangerous outdoor parasites. You and your pets will be spending a lot of time outdoors, so you need to be vigilant, especially when it comes to fleas and ticks, two blood-sucking pests. Ectoparasites can carry and transmit diseases to humans and animals, so it is important to be diligent to avoid health problems. Even if chemical pesticides seem like the only answer, you can turn to some key garden plants to help keep ticks and ticks at bay. It's better for the environment (and looks great!). Gardening Ideas for You 👇 About fleas and ticks Many people mistakenly think that fleas and ticks are in the same family. Fleas are insects, and ticks are most closely related to arachnids and sp