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While electronic pest repellers claim that the sound waves they emit drive away insects and rodents, the scientific research does not suggest that they provide an effective solution. Even the packaging on these devices, ... More »

The BugzOff Electronic Pest Repeller, T3-R Triple High Impact Mice, Rat, Rodent Repeller and the Riddex Plus Plug & Go Pest Repeller System are highly-rated electronic ultrasonic pest control devices. As of 2015, these a... More »

Many electronic pest control devices on Amazon.com have received excellent reviews indicating that they work effectively in most cases; for example, reviews of the Planted Perfect Pro Pest Control, one of the best-sellin... More »

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