How to Deter Skunks?

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There are several commercial products you can use to deter skunks. Dog Gone or Boundary are two. They will repel dogs as well. You can try a more natural method by using cayenne pepper. You need to make sure there is no food outside to draw them. This includes dog food or bird food. Make sure garbage cans are well sealed. This site has some good tips for skunk deterring skunks. www.doityourself.com
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Hydrogen Peroxide will work to deter a skunk. Skunks don't like the smell of the peroxide. You can pour it around your trash can to keep skunks away.
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Place dishes of ammonia soaked rags around your property where you have seen the skunks the odor will deter them and they will remember not to come to your area. ...
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