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Are Terro Ant traps safe for cats?

ie cats? If you want to kill the ants Terro liquid ant killer is safe as long as your pet doesn't eat a lot of it. It's basically sugar syrup mixed with borax.

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Similarly, you may ask, are ant traps safe for cats?

Many insecticides, such as those used in ant baits, contain attractants like butter or peanut butter, which cats cannot resist. A larger danger is that your cat will ingest part of the plastic or cardboard container, causing a blockage. Traditional sprays and repellents can be toxic to your pets.

Secondly, how long does it take Terro to kill an ant colony? 48 hours

Also, are Terro Ant traps toxic?

TERRO® Indoor Ant Baits Borax, the active ingredient in TERRO® Ant Killer and TERRO® Liquid Ant Baits, is a natural ingredient that has a low level of toxicity for humans, but is deadly to ants.

How do I get rid of ants without harming my cat?

For a minor infestation, soak a large absorbent sponge in sugar water. Place it near the ant trail and let it sit for a day. Wash off the dead ants, soak in more sugar water and place back near the trail until you no longer see any dead ants when squeezing out the sponge.

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