It is extremely hard to prevent dillos from invading a particular part of your property. There isn’t any magical repellent or a repellent machine that produces sounds that will prevent armadillos from invading your property. Armadillos even seem like they about scary guard dogs. The best way to prevent armadillos from invading your property is to install a sturdy fence which will go down at least one foot into the ground. Armadillos will easily burrow under your fences that barely touch the ground.
Armadillos burrow with having in mind foraging for insects that area part of their diet or creating a secluded place where they will hide in case humans or predators get in their proximity. We consider armadillos as destructive animals because of their digging and burrowing. Constant burrowing of holes in someone’s yard inconveniences that person and they come to a conclusion that Armadillos are nuisance wild animals. Because of this, people look for a way to prevent Armadillos from invading their yard.
In this article, we will teach you how to keep armadillos out of your yard.
Buy a strong and durable fence.
The fence that will keep your property free of armadillos doesn’t have to be tall because dillos can’t jump very high from the ground. A short and strong fence that will go deep into the ground is all what you will need to prevent armadillos from showing up in your yard. Armadillos won’t be able to burrow a hole through the fence. This is why your armadillo-proof fence should go deep into the ground.
Make your yard uninviting to armadillos.
To keep dillos away from your yard, you should make your yard unattractive as possible. You can make your yard unattractive by using wood chips that will keep armadillos away from your yard’s flower beds. It is impossible for a dillo to dig through a wooden chip. Get rid of small animals that are found in your yard’s soil Armadillos feed on small animals such as ants or bugs. You can take this fact to your advantage to prevent armadillos from visiting your yard by getting rid of ants and bugs in your yard.
Armadillos won’t come to your yard if they don’t have something to feed on.
Mothballs Don't Work.
Don’t even try installing mothballs in your yard for the purpose of getting rid of armadillos because they don’t work.
Armadillos will just play with these mothballs.
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