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Scatter Cat Pest Repeller

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Product overview

• Repels dogs, cats, foxes, squirrels and other nuisance animals without harming them• Targets animals up to 20m away with laser-light aim sight• Conditional training to stop dogs barking and cats fouling your garden• Dual action of loud warble sound and ultrasonic output• Easy trigger action • For outdoor use only• Requires 1 X 9V PP3 battery (sold separately)

Please note: this item is not a toy - keep out of reach from children

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Got this on sale for just a penny short of a tenner. I am sorry to say that this is useless against the neighbour's japping white terrier dog (looks like the one on the pouch of ceaser dog food). Even tried within a merely few feet of it. Perhaps it is because some pets hear a constant bombardment of ultra-high squeals from technology on a daily basis and so they are desensitized to what would normally be a shock hearing something ultra sonic. Also the audible setting (which sounds like a car alarm) doesn't work. I am considering aniseed. You know how dogs are with that stuff - as it is like catnip for cats.
Date published: 2012-08-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Depends on what you want. 5* as laser light toy for the cat. My cat absolutely loved chasing the red spot. Zero * as a deterrent / repeller. My cat acted as a trial victim, and she just purred or came over as if to ask me "What's my problem? Same on cat 2, and friends house cat 3. This was all at 1 to 3 metre distance. No way would the tom cat intruder allow me to get that close, and as for 20m - LOL!! Maplin kindly refunded my money.
Date published: 2011-08-15
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bought as a deterrent for the incessant barking of the dog next door.Talking to the owner didn't work as it is down to other people walking past his house apparently!! The scatter gun has no effect on the dog at all, either on sonic or ultrasonic setting. It's back to basic yelling at the dog or using an air horn, neither of which is ideal but at least stops the barking for 5 minutes.
Date published: 2013-06-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from As you do you have to try it on your own pets. well I have two cats they both looked at me as if I was mad, and totaly ingored me. they did like the lazer chasing it all roud the room.
Date published: 2010-02-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from No good for cats, but does seem to work on fire-breathing dragons as I've not seen any of them around here lately :)
Date published: 2012-08-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This gadget works quite well! A blast or three quietens next door's barking dog where other means have failed, (shouting, cycle horn, train whistle and even a bit of bugle-ing) and that's without having direct line of sight either. It's not stopped the nuisance completely but is definitely effective and I have no doubt that the hound will eventually be silenced by 'training' it this way. Woof woof!
Date published: 2010-08-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This is absolutely useless on the cats, I have tried this on, that come into my garden. They don't remotely flinch, let alone scarper!
Date published: 2013-05-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Doesn't work on my cat or the barking dog next door.
Date published: 2013-10-01
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Can you please tell me how this product works. Is it by sound etc?

Asked by: Wendy
Yes this item uses a very high pitched sound only detectable by certain animals.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-07-17

Can I switch off the sonic signal, leaving only the ultrasonic?
Asked by: Graham Rees
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Would this product work if pointed at my neighbour's dog from behind the wooden fence between our properties, that is, without a clear line of sight between myself and the dog?
Asked by: Jonathan
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

is this effective against squirrels and foxes
Asked by: bob cairncross
yes the product does support that
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

will this product work between my house and upstairs neighbour's house to keep his dog quiet???
Asked by: shaun
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is there a website which shows the hearing ranges of different anuimals please
Asked by: Andrew
yes try looking at http://www.lsu.edu/deafness/HearingRange.html
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

What range of frequencies does this emmit
Asked by: Champ
there are no official figure but you would be looking at an approximate rang of around 24Khz+
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

Will this product work through Glass...eg Patio Doors?
Asked by: Steve
The item is unlikely to work correctly through glass objects i am afraid (it may well work but at a much reduced efficency)
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17
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