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How can we safely repel either a cat or rat from nocturnally digging/scratching In our garden. No droppings.

Every morning soil has been scratched/dug up in our garden. Always the same spot near a mop top tree. Not sure if it’s a possum or a cat.

General Advice • Pests

If it is a possum, try spray the area with 'Yates Possum Repellent Spray' an effective spray that deters possumsClick here for more info on this product:

For deterring rodents, try 'Ratsak Repel Rodent Repel Gel', a dual action formulation which uses natural ingredients - garlic oil and white pepper - to repel rats and mice. The garlic oil is smell which discourages rodents while white pepper creates an uncomfortable sensation of warmth on their feet and face. Click here for more info on this product: 

However, we do not have any products for cats. 



Answered: 11 May, 2022

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