25 Jul '11, 4am

Get Rid of Mice Naturally: Thousands of people are sickened, and countless birds and other animals are killed in...

Get Rid of Mice Naturally: Thousands of people are sickened, and countless birds and other animals are killed in...

Seal cracks and holes in the house that can allow mice to enter. (You'll also save energy .) Remove food sources that may attract them, such as trash, pet food or fallen fruit from trees. And store your food properly . Housecats are nature's mouse predator. Just don't let them outside, because they also kill songbirds, and never use mouse poison because your cat could easily ingest it along with the mouse. Capture mice with live traps and move them far from the home. (Through Oct. 31, get 10% off Havahart cage traps with Promo Code HHCAGES .) Use snap traps with sensitive triggers that are more likely to kill quickly. Use as many as 10 traps near any known mouse hole, and position them about two feet apart along walls, with the bait-end against the wall. Use gloves or else your scent on the traps may make them ineffective. Glue traps are unlikely to kill mice quickly, but ...

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