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GrahamS31
9th Jun 2019 13:36:15
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Many things cost money - something that costs very little is a well-aimed bucket of water.
blueden1958
13th Nov 2016 17:16:27
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Have you tried "Lion's Roar" it is a cat repellent- I bought it several years ago from a gardening catalogue but Amazon sell it. It is made from lion manure- formed into pellets which don't wash away.It put off the cats that visited my garden.I then passed it on to a neighbour who had tried all sorts & it worked. Worth a try for £5/£6.
Response from BrightYangThing made on 7th Jun 2019 19:48:22
Hi. I am a new member, and I realise this 'problem' was posted a long time ago. I have had a similar problem, but purchased two battery operated solar cat repellent spikes online. Problem solved. A little less aggressive than the water cannon and catapult I had been considering.
Goldengirl2
29th Apr 2019 20:58:08
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A couple of my friends who are avid gardeners and pestered by cats have discovered
a gadget in Lidle stores - sonar lights that the cats seem to detest - cost about £10.

Appear to be doing the job.!
nellydean
8th Apr 2019 17:01:31
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Try used teabags soaked in Jeyes fluid. I find that works for my garden. Bury them with a thin smattering of soil over them do not bury the too deeply.
USBgarden
14th Feb 2019 17:29:49
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Don't leave any bare patches! I fill mine with lavender which they love to come and rub themselves with but never leave a calling card,
ELIOSE365
11th Feb 2019 15:24:18
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I have done this and it works. Lay wire (page wire or chicken wire) on or just under the surface of the dirt. Cats won’t/can’t scratch the earth with wire in the way. Plants can still grow around the wire. Worked like magic for me.
Tubby
30th Jan 2019 17:08:47
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Where can I buy a decent cat scarer as have one that keeps catching birds
lyndamk
21st Jan 2019 13:10:55
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Cats hate the smell of citrus. Spray your soil with lemon or orange; put lemon or orange peel around your plants.
kbud75
12th Jan 2019 13:36:59
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As well as having cats from the neighbourhood fouling my front and back garden, I have problems with slugs too!
I hate using the slug pellets as I have the unpleasant job of picking them up in the mornings! Is there a better solution other than 'paving' the garden? Help!
Kirton
14th Jan 2018 10:41:16
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I use moth balls with some success the biggest problem is finding a shop that sells them.
Response from PaulB34 made on 29th Nov 2018 11:53:44
I collect vintage cloths an can’t find moth balls anymore wish I could
Response from Yodama made on 29th Nov 2018 13:08:09
Amazon. uk, loads of mothballs. Packet of 20 for about £5, they don't seem to keep them in the Tesco's or Sainsburys though. Maybe you can find them at a small general store?

I keep moths at bay with lavender, when the bees have finished, I cut the stalks and make sachets to put among the clothes, no moths to date.

Hope that helps.
PaulB34
29th Nov 2018 11:52:29
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My dad used pepper don’t know how good it worked but worth a try
ljsh
9th Mar 2018 08:19:09
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I bought green granules from Pets at Home and these were effective after two or three applications. About £6 per tub.
chivers
28th Jan 2018 18:25:21
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If you have no care for cats my former brother in law used strips of carpet gripper cruel but effective.my neighbour uses a laser scanner that if it's beam is interupted gives off high frequency alarms .expensive but effective.so you take your money etc..I have three cats they all use an internal box toilet we have no problems neither do our neighbours.
Response from DavidV3 made on 29th Jan 2018 13:49:29
But infant red scary cat's. Amazon or Argos. Have recommended before and solved my problem and another member. 2 for £18
DavidV3
4th Oct 2017 10:08:25
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Nice to know you took note. My garden been looking free for a few months now
Sal3591
30th Sep 2017 05:48:13
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Hi. I've just joined this site and if any or all of your suggestions stop cats messing in my garden it would gave been worth it. I shall be on Amazon very soon.
Response from Sal3591 made on 3rd Oct 2017 23:01:52
I took David's advice and bought 2 infer-red, high frequency noice gadgets. I put them in the garden Sunday and no sign of cats since then. Let's hope it lasts.
AnnieF2
1st Oct 2017 13:24:45
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orange peel good luck
AnnieF2
1st Oct 2017 13:24:03
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Orange peel, good luck Annie
DavidV3
27th Sep 2017 22:18:31
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Just solved my cat problem. Bought 2 infer red night pitch scarers. This as stopped
The cat's. Pay a bit more for solar powered. Got 2 for £18
Sandy 58
2nd Jun 2017 23:33:07
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Throw down orange peel. spraying cats with water will make them move on.
KitBlue
1st Jun 2017 09:57:53
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We have a similar problem with our front garden; for some strange reason the cats round here haven't the energy to bury their poo. We scatter a citrusy smelling gel called someting like "go cat" or "scat cat". It seems to work but does get washed away when it rains. I'm told cats & dogs do not like the lemon smell.
Good luck
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