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Maybe this will help keep my dogs out of the flower beds: "If you finely chop citrus rinds and sprinkle them on the mulch in your garden, they keep neighborhood cats, dogs and other critters away from your veggies. I guess animals don’t like the smell of the orange oil. I’ve been using this method in the front garden and it’s working."
How to Make Your Own Natural Cat Repellent (spray a mixture of lemon dishwashing soap, castor oil, and water around your yard and house)
Cat Repellent - For the neighbors' cats who like to use my flower beds as litter boxes.
How to Make Cat Repellent for Furniture | eHow.com
DIY Cat Repellent
Cómo hacer un repelente para gatos - wikiHow
Put cinnamon in sandbox. No bugs or ants! I would love to know if this really works! Apparently it repels cats too?
DIY cat repellent using only orange peels and water! www.louises-count...
Pennyroyal plant - repells cats! No more cat poo in my garden? Nice.
Homemade Mosquito Repellants; great if you have small children!!!
GOOD TO KNOW...Repel mosquitoes with container plants - Here is a helpful list of container plants that repel mosquitoes naturally!
7 Plants that Repel Mosquitoes