How do you keep snakes and frogs out of your pool?

Asked by Karen Patterson on September 17, 2021

Categories: Pets Reptiles

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Sprinkle white vinegar or ammonia around the pool area.At night, just before going to bed, sprinkle white vinegar or ammonia around the area of thepool. Snakes absorb liquids through their skin and won't cross a line of either liquid.

How are frogs getting into my house? Cracks and holes are what allow frogs entrance into a home but tall weeds and flourishing gardens against a foundation can promote frog exploration. Some homeowners have decorative ponds a few feet away from their walls. This type of setup will allow frogs to get close to thehome.

Does bleach kill frogs? Bleach surprisingly has been used to ward of infestations of frogs, too. Mix 1/3 cup bleach to 3 gallons of water orjust under 2 tablespoons per gallon. I would not recommending spraying this onto plants as bleach will most likely kill them.

What can I use to keep frogs out of my pool? By spraying a simple mixture of salt and vinegar around the edge of your pool, you can repel frogs. Here's how it works: You spray the “anti-frog” liquid around the edges of your pool. The anti-frog spray drys into thedeck.