https://www.colonialpest.com/dont-use-mothballs-to-repel-nuisance-animals/

Jul 23, 2013 ... Using mothballs outside to repel snakes or to keep animals out of gardens can harm children, pets, or other wildlife. Mothballs used outdoors ...

https://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/mothballs/

Mothballs are pesticides that slowly release a gas vapor to kill and repel moths ( and their larvae) and other insects. Mothballs are also used to repel snakes, ...

http://npic.orst.edu/ingred/ptype/mothball/regulation.html

Jul 7, 2016 ... Using mothballs outside can harm children, pets and other animals. Mothballs used outdoors can also contaminate soil, plants and water.

https://homequicks.com/moth-balls-uses

Mar 26, 2018 ... This article lists out the various purposes for which mothballs are put to use. ... in the garden soil or near flowerbeds to keep the pesky animals away. ... the smell of mothballs will balance the rotten smell coming from outside.

https://www.readersdigest.ca/home-garden/tips/extraordinary-ways-use-mothballs/

Here are five clever ways to use mothballs around the house. ... Use mothballs to keep dogs and cats away from the garden. Don't throw out old mothballs.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/mothballs-in-gardens.htm

Apr 5, 2018 ... Can I Use Mothballs in the Garden? Using mothballs to repel pests in the garden presents a danger to children, pets and wildlife that visit your ...

https://homeguides.sfgate.com/mothballs-landscaping-51104.html

Mothballs are deeply ingrained in garden folklore as an extremely effective pest ... noxious pests and may harm children and pets if they eat the mothballs. ... in mothballs are insecticides, it is not only dangerous, it's illegal to use them in any ...

https://www.floridafamilynature.com/2017/10/no-mothballs-should-not-be-used-outdoors-to-deter-snakes-squirrels-or-other-animals.html

Ugh. Not only are mothballs toxic, but it's unlawful to use them in this... ... Information Center, using mothballs outside can harm children, pets and other animals.

https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/mothball-toxicity-in-dogs

Mothballs are sometimes also used to repel snakes, mice, and other animals, although this use is not recommended and can be harmful to pets, children, and ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mothball

Mothballs are small balls of chemical pesticide and deodorant, sometimes used when storing ... This has been indicated by animal studies, although a full-scale human study has not been done. The National Toxicology Program (NTP), the ...