My husband has been so kind to point out that their is not much we can do to change the neighbor's ways, but I've been doing my damnedest to change the cats. Yesterday, at a friend's suggestion, I planted Society Garlic which is supposed to be a deterrent since cats supposedly hate the smell. Too, I literally peppered my yard. The guy at the plant store told me that he's heard sprinkling your garden with a dusting of Cayenne pepper has done the trick so away I went with red pepper covering every inch of visible ground. The result-
A cat crapped on my welcome mat. Seriously. My daughter almost stepped in it coming in from school. So the battle continues...
This morning, I went to check on the peppered plants and Society Garlic. Much to my dismay, I found their mess right next to the darned plant. It's enough to give up...almost.
If you have any suggestions for keeping critters out, please share. I'm open to