Snake Repellent?

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A good snake repellent is one that has a strong odour and the snake will detect it and be repelled. Some good repellents include cinnamon oil, mot balls or sulphur. You may also keep a cat that will not only control mice but snakes as well.
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What Are Good Snake Repellents?
Snakes have an organ called "Jacobson's organ," which they use, in addition to their tongue, as a smell receptor. They are repulsed by strong odors and will leave the area if a strong odor is detected. In addition to using a snake repellent, keep grass... More »
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Snakes are usually repulsed by strong odours and this informs the use of snake repellents. A good snake repellent should be environmentally friendly. For example, you can use Cinnamon oils or over the counter sprays. Some repellents such as sulphur could be harmful to pets and children and thus should be avoided. A good repellent should not be toxic and thus toxic ones such as moth balls should be avoided.
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