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How to Stop Squirrels From Digging in Flower Pots

By Louise Hodges ; Updated September 21, 2017

Squirrels will run absolutely rampant in your flower pots if you let them. Stop squirrels from digging in flower pots with help from an expert on green pest control in this free video clip.


Hello, I'm Louise Hodges, of greenbugallnatural.com, and what we're going to be calking about today is how to keep squirrels from digging in your flowerpots. It's so frustrating, you build this beautiful container pot of flowers and then the squirrels come and destroy it. Well no more. Because we've got the solution. And it may not be what you expect. It is human hair. What I did was I went to the salon, a local salon, and just got what they had swept off the floor. So there are a lot of different haircuts here. But human hair is a great repellant for squirrels. All you want to do is just separate it and actually put it along the edges and no squirrel's going to go through this. So how do you keep squirrels from digging in your flower pots? Human hair. I'm Louise Hodges of greenbugallnatural.com. Thank you for watching.


About the Author

Louise Hodges is an expert on green pest control, in particular, bed bugs, mosquitoes, fleas and head lice. She has published several articles on eco-friendly pest control.