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Old 14th July 2005, 10:31
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Did you know that if you mix a little garlic in pet food it can stop fleas
from biting your pet !!
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Old 14th July 2005, 17:50
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But what if your pet is a vampire?



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Old 15th July 2005, 11:33
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Well Cel in that case feed yourself the garlic....lolololol

Just slightly off topic, if you get bitten by those nasty flea things
mix some Base oil with Vetivert and rub onto your skin, the little beggars
can't stand it !!
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Old 15th July 2005, 15:36
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Yep. I could eat the garlic. Garlic is Good!

Incidentally, eating garlic, or those odourless garlic capsule thingies is said to be good for avoiding midgie bites.

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Old 20th July 2005, 19:02
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Hiya Ladies

So these are some great tips. I don't eat garlic myself. I really don't like the taste. But I also hear that eating Garlic could help pervent Cancer, but then again, they do say that about a lot of different things.

Anyway, my Kitty doesn't go out, but I do let her sit by a open window, so I do put on the "flee & tick" meds monthly from FrontLine.

But can you tell me what "Vetivert"?
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Old 21st July 2005, 17:16
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Hiya Ladies


Can you tell me what is "Vetivert"?
Did a search for you and came up with this...

Vetivert is a scented grass native to Southeast Asia and botanically
related to lemongrass and citronella, although it smells nothing like
them.


Botanical Name: Vetiveria zizanoides

Aroma: Earthy

Uses:

Reduces stress and tension


Calming

Relaxes tight muscles

Relieves pain

Promotes restful sleep

Increases physical strength

Healing to the skin

Repels insects


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Old 22nd July 2005, 04:49
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[i]Thanks Babz for looking that up and letting me know what it is.. What does it smell like btw?
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