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plantwomyn Donating Member (779 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-26-08 06:06 PM
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18. Motion deterctor sprinklers
You can set them up on a perimeter and "teach" the fox, and other critters, that if they go tis way they get wet. They will set a new path away from the surprise hosing. Just turn if off b4 your pups go out. One brand is Scarecrow.
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  -Encouraging a fox to keep his distance RedLetterRev  Nov-19-08 12:38 PM   #0 
  - In reality, a fox won't  MineralMan   Nov-19-08 12:44 PM   #1 
  - I agree with this. Unless rabies are an issue, I wouldn't worry about a fox.  uppityperson   Nov-19-08 12:49 PM   #2 
     - They'd set up a fuss, but they're uninclined  RedLetterRev   Nov-19-08 02:34 PM   #6 
  - I agree with the above posts.  foxfeet   Nov-19-08 12:55 PM   #3 
  - My advice: Leave the fox alone.  panader0   Nov-19-08 01:06 PM   #4 
  - Well, that's a relief to know  RedLetterRev   Nov-19-08 01:26 PM   #5 
  - Beware the racoons though. They are pests and can bother dogs, and are more likely to have rabies.  uppityperson   Nov-19-08 10:00 PM   #7 
     - That's exactly what set me off in the first place  RedLetterRev   Nov-20-08 08:40 AM   #9 
        - What treats do you give the deer? My deer and I have a different arrangement, in parts  uppityperson   Nov-20-08 11:49 AM   #10 
           - It's been trial and error to figure out what they like  RedLetterRev   Nov-20-08 01:05 PM   #11 
           - Dogs and deer. And moose.  uppityperson   Nov-20-08 01:13 PM   #12 
           - On feeding deer:  LWolf   Nov-23-08 07:25 PM   #15 
              - I've often wondered about  HillWilliam   Nov-26-08 08:43 PM   #16 
           - I had a young buck hanging out in a front pasture yesterday.  LWolf   Nov-23-08 07:20 PM   #14 
              - Oh, absolutely not  HillWilliam   Nov-26-08 08:54 PM   #17 
  - I agree with all the other posters above.  Tumbulu   Nov-19-08 10:37 PM   #8 
  - There's the ticket!  RedLetterRev   Nov-20-08 02:25 PM   #13 
  - Motion deterctor sprinklers  plantwomyn   Dec-26-08 06:06 PM   #18 
  - Build a fence for your dogs, that is the best way to keep them safe.  wartrace   Dec-27-08 12:38 PM   #19 
  - Ditch yer city gun  Hopfrog   Feb-06-09 08:20 PM   #20 
  - Having lived in the country my whole life  newfie11   Feb-07-09 07:53 AM   #21 
  - I like electric fence....  Bigmack   Feb-17-09 03:07 AM   #22 

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