How To Recipes For Homemade Deer Repellent

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Almost daily we get a request for some kind of recipe for deer repellant to save their garden plants from damage. After some research we found a collection of deer repellant recipes to share.

Deer Fact:

An estimated 1.23 million deer-vehicle collisions occurred in the U.S. between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012, deer damage costing more than $4 billion in vehicle damage, according to State Farm, the nation’s leading auto insurer. [source]

NOTE: Always test any sprays before spraying plants completely!

Please look them over and let us know your results. We don’t have a deer problem so we cannot say we’ve tried any of them. Please share your experience… Details of some natural deer repellents below:

Deer Repellent Recipe

  • 3 raw eggs or rotten eggs
  • 3 tablespoons of red hot sauce
  • 3 tablespoons of garlic juice or minced

Add all the ingredients and enough water to a blender and mix well. Add mixture to a gallon of water and spray on plants. You can make the spray last longer by adding Wilt-Proof to it. 

WikiHow has 7 ways to deter deer…

  • Using human hair
  • Hot Pepper Spray
  • Plant Deterrents
  • Deer Repellant (Commercial)
  • Use Noise & Light
  • Dogs
  • Avoid Encouraging Deer

Another option is a “deer fence” similar to the electric fences used for dogs.

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