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  • Find Out How You Can Keep Skunks Away from Your House

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    Apart from their strong stench, skunks pose little threat. However, if they get upset, they can spray you, your children, your pets, or your home. And removing that odor can be challenging.

    On top of that, skunks also like to dig in your yard and garden, which can result… learn more »

  • What to Do If Coyotes Are Near Your House

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    One afternoon, Mary looked out her window and noticed coyotes coming close to her house. She became afraid because her young children and smaller dogs (three Westies) could often be found playing in her home’s sunny yard.

    Since Mary first saw the coyotes, she has been nervous about letting… learn more »

  • Will a Coyote Attack My Dog? Learn How to Protect Pets from Coyotes in Urban Areas

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    There are many advantages to living in a rural or semi-rural area. Plenty of space, starlight on cool summer nights and crickets and cicadas on the breeze. Another familiar noise for rural residents is the coyote call.
    In today’s changing world, coyotes have become bolder, venturing into towns… learn more »

  • How to Keep Raccoons out of Your Garden

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    Hungry and mischievous raccoons are getting into your garden, feasting on the literal fruits and vegetables of your labor. Find out how to keep raccoons out of your garden below. These simple tips, some that use materials you have around the house, will get to work protecting your garden immediately.… learn more »

  • How to Keep Raccoons Away from Your House

    Published You want a summer with happy chickens in your backyard coop; a healthy and abundant garden; and a safe and comfortable home for your family and pets. But throw a raccoon into the mix, and these critters can swiftly derail your summer plans. If you need help deterring raccoons, then keep reading. learn more »
  • How to Protect Yourself from Bears when Camping

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    Bear country is beautiful country. When we venture into the wild, and into the habitat of black bears and grizzlies, it’s important to take a few precautions that will protect us and bears.

    Here are 2 tips on how to protect yourself from bears when camping. You can use… learn more »

  • 5 Livestock Guardian Dog Breeds

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    Dogs make great livestock guardian animals; they can be incredibly aggressive towards predators, yet extremely gentle with people and small or young livestock. Livestock guardian dogs can be considered an upgrade to just “any old” farm dog, companion dog, or herding dog. Their specific skill and function (if you haven’t… learn more »

  • How to Deter Turkeys: 5 Humane, Wild Turkey-Friendly Tips

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    The first time you caught sight of a wild turkey strutting through your yard might have been exciting. But now, weeks later, you’re not as excited about your new friend. That turkey has devoured your garden and scared away the birds you so enjoyed seeing at thelearn more »

  • Keep Away Wild Boars: A Success Story

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    In Texas, they’re called feral hogs. In Arkansas, they’re razorbacks. Whatever the local name for wild boar, everyone agrees that they’re extremely destructive creatures. One of our customers experienced their destructive nature firsthand, before installing Nite Guard Solar lights.

    Irby lives in Texas on 65 acres with a creek and… learn more »

  • How to Keep Skunk Out of Your Yard

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    We recently discussed how to keep raccoon out of ponds. Today, we’re continuing in this same vein with a blog post about the raccoon’s stinky friend, the skunk, and how to keep skunk out of your yard.

    Hide the Food

    So, why do skunk end up in your yard… learn more »