Depending on the snake activity in the area, we recommend reapplying the product every few months. The most effective results can be obtained by applying after heavy rain. It’s a good idea to use in the spring, summer, and fall when you expect a lot of snake activity in your yard.
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How much Snake-A-Way do I need?
Sprinkle or spread snake a way in 4-5 inch bands to repel garter snakes and 8-12 inch bands to repel rattlesnakes. For a yard application, spread Snake-A- Way around the perimeter. When the smell becomes too strong to handle, apply again.
How long does Snake-A-Way keep snakes away?
Away is the only snake repelling product in the world. It is highly effective on poisonous and non-poisonous snakes. Not destroyed by heat, humidity or uv rays, effective repellent can last for 2 to 3 months. Oil is a natural product that has been used for thousands of years to treat snake bites and snake stings.
How long does it take for Snake-A-Way smell to go away?
The smell of Snake Away will linger for a while. napthalene and sufur are strong smelling active ingredients that are intended to irritate snakes’ sensory organs. When used according to the instructions, the repellent lasts about 3 months. Away can be purchased online at www.snakeaway.com.
Should you run or walk away from a snake?
Move away from the snake. We have to move away from the snake. Don’t walk up to it, poke it with a stick, try to pick it up, etc., and we recommend retreating a safe distance away. If you are bitten by a rattlesnake, you should seek medical attention immediately. If the bite is severe, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.
What month does snakes go away?
Snake activity picks up as temperatures fall in late summer and early autumn before they go into hibernation which can be as early as september or as late as december. On warm days, brumation snakes come out of their dens to bask in the sun.
Snakes are omnivores, meaning they eat a wide variety of plants and animals, including insects, small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish. They may also consume insects and other small animals.
Do snakes always return to the same place?
Relocating snakes short distances is ineffective because they will likely find their way back to their home range. The best way to prevent snakes from getting into your home is to keep them away from your pets. You can do this by keeping your pet out of the snake’s natural habitat, such as a tree or shrub, or by using a snake repellent.
How do I get rid of snakes permanently?
You can get rid of snakes by eliminating food sources, getting rid of standing water, filling snake burrows, introducing natural predators, and calling a professional snake removal service. If you have any questions about snake control, please contact your local Extension office.