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Bonnie Pellerin

Written by: Bonnie Pellerin

The Dangers Lurking in Traditional Mice Repellents: Why You Should Switch to Natural Options

Mice infestations are a common problem that homeowners face, and traditional mouse repellents have been a go-to solution for decades. However, many of these products contain harmful chemicals that pose a risk to humans, pets, and the environment. In this article, we’ll explore the dangers of traditional mouse repellents and why you should switch to natural options like Minus Bite Run Away Rodent.

The Dangers of Traditional Mouse Repellents

Traditional mouse repellents are often made with toxic chemicals that can have harmful effects on your health. These chemicals can be absorbed through the skin, inhaled, or ingested, leading to serious health issues. Here are some of the most common chemicals found in traditional mouse repellents and the dangers they pose:

Diphacinone: This chemical is a commonly used rodenticide that is highly toxic to humans and animals. It can cause internal bleeding, seizures, and even death.

Chlorophacinone: This chemical is another type of rodenticide that is highly toxic. Exposure to chlorophacinone can cause respiratory distress, kidney damage, and other serious health problems.

Zinc Phosphide: This chemical is often used in mouse baits and can cause severe poisoning in humans and pets. It can cause vomiting, abdominal pain, and other symptoms.

Warfarin: This chemical is used as a blood thinner in humans, but when used in mouse repellents, it can cause internal bleeding and other health issues.

       Aside from the risks to human health, traditional mouse repellents can also have harmful effects on the environment. These chemicals can contaminate soil and water sources, leading to long-term ecological damage.

Why You Should Switch to Natural Options

With the dangers posed by traditional mouse repellents, it’s clear that natural options are the way to go. Minus Bite Run Away Rodent is an all-natural mouse repellent that is safe for humans, pets, and the environment. Here are some of the benefits of using this natural option:

Safe for Humans and Pets: Minus Bite Run Away Rodent is made with natural ingredients like peppermint oil, clove oil, and thyme oil. It’s free from toxic chemicals that can harm humans and pets.

Safe for the Environment: Unlike traditional mouse repellents that can contaminate the soil and water, Minus Bite Run Away Rodent is safe for the environment. It’s made with all-natural ingredients that won’t harm the ecosystem.

Highly Effective: Minus Bite Run Away Rodent is highly effective at repelling mice without killing them. This means you don’t have to worry about dead mice in hard-to-reach places or dealing with the mess that comes with it.

Pleasant Scent: Unlike traditional mouse repellents that have a strong, unpleasant odor, Minus Bite Run Away Rodent has a pleasant scent due to its natural ingredients.

Traditional mouse repellents pose serious risks to human health and the environment. With natural options like Minus Bite Run Away Rodent, you can effectively repel mice without the harmful side effects. Make the switch today and protect your health and the environment.

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Run Away Rodent Spray

Minus Bite all natural Rodent Spray effective against mice, rats and raccoons.


Run Away Rodent by Minus Bite and all natural rodent spray made with peppermint, clove and

Run Away Rodent Spray, the ultimate natural solution for getting rid of pesky rodents. Whether you’re dealing with mice, rats, or raccoons, our spray is highly effective and will keep them away.

Crafted with hand-selected all-natural ingredients and essential oils, Run Away Rodents spray is safe to use in the kitchen.

Use Indoors: kitchen, near pet dishes, dining area, garage, basement & attic.

Use Outdoors: near grill, on patio, in the garden, shed, trash cans and foundation.

Learn more about our all natural Rodent Spray.

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