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Do ultrasonic pest repellers work on fleas?

Ultrasonic flea devices did not kill fleas or affect flea hatch or larval development. While many manufacturers have dropped their claims of insect control, they still claim that the devices will repel rodents.

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In this manner, do ultrasonic pest repellers really work?

In summary, ultrasonic pest repellers emit high-frequency sounds that manufacturers claim reduce household pest infestation, but laboratory tests have shown that the majority of such devices do not work as advertised, in violation of FTC guidelines.

Subsequently, question is, how long does it take for ultrasonic pest repellers to work? A: Allow 2 weeks for ultrasonic sound waves to affect pests with an established food source.

One may also ask, do flea plugs work?

Ultrasonic flea repellents do not work. They don't repel fleas. Nor do they kill fleas, nor affect them adversely in any discernible way.

Do electronic pest repellers work on cockroaches?

The Claim Behind Ultrasonic Pest Repellers In theory, they emit sound at a frequency that humans cannot hear, but pests can. And these frequencies are supposed to be tuned to just the right level to drive pests crazy. As a result, the devices claim that cockroaches crawl away, fleas flee and rats run for cover.

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