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Stop it, Squirrel

There’s a squirrel that keeps scratching near a window and the sound manages to resonate throughout the entire room. They haven’t made any progress in terms of damage or breaking in, but it happens every morning.

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Every time I go outside, it runs up and over the roof and jumps on a tree and is gone. So... Possible solutions...

1) Chicken wire of some sort over the area where it scratches.

2) Any number of liquids and sprays that deter rodents (though I assume they will wash off in a short period of time)

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3) Airsoft pistol

We don’t want to kill it apparently, but I vote Airsoft. 300 fps shouldn’t kill it, but spook it. Plus, airsoft pistol....

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