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        08-17-2009, 01:58 PM
      #91
    Green Broke
    Wow, do we need to get a moderator in here guys?? I started this forum for suggestions on how to DETER mice...not how to KILL them in sickening nasty ways!

    HeartMyOTTB is right though, no need for profanity on here...I definitely don't like KoalaRock's comment, I think it was a distasteful and unnecessary joke, but I also don't like nasty words being used in my thread either. So can we all just get back on subject?

    Has anyone else tried moth balls to deter the mice and did it work at all for you?
         
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        08-17-2009, 02:33 PM
      #92
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by GavinB    
    A verbal slap on an internet forum is worse than putting an animal into a dryer to kill it? Are you serious? You should be complaining about that post rather than focus on something that was actually well deserved.
    I think that person's comment was ridiculous, and as MIEventer said, that person was saying it simply to get a rise out of people. It worked, too. I know its hard to sit by when people say asinine things like that, but it was inappropriate to refer to the female genetalia on a public forum.
         
        08-17-2009, 02:54 PM
      #93
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by HeartMyOTTB    
    I know its hard to sit by when people say asinine things like that, but it was inappropriate to refer to the female genetalia on a public forum.
    It would be inappropriate of me not to have called the poster out on it.

    The word "twat" has many meanings, and I did not use it the way you are referring to. It is more an epithet. It is about as profane as calling someone an idiot.
         
        08-17-2009, 03:39 PM
      #94
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by GavinB    
    It would be inappropriate of me not to have called the poster out on it.

    The word "twat" has many meanings, and I did not use it the way you are referring to. It is more an epithet. It is about as profane as calling someone an idiot.
    I am glad that you called the poster out. And if the use of that word to you is as mild as calling someone an idiot, then I'll be humbled. However, the definition of "Epithet" is a defamatory or abusive word or phrase, A word or phrase, often disparaging or abusive, that expresses a character trait of someone or something...

    Idiot doesn't really fall into the catagory. So that could explain why I find the word you used to be slightly profane. Just remember that kids use this space. And if you mean Idiot, say that.

    And in the words of StormyBlues, "I'm getting out of this mess!" I hope Hoofprints in the Sand found some worth between the arguing.
         
        08-17-2009, 04:03 PM
      #95
    Foal
    Well where I'm from, "twat" essentially means "idiot" or "fool". But epithet is right considering such a trait of idiocy is shown.
         
        08-17-2009, 05:00 PM
      #96
    Green Broke
    Alright no more arguing! Let's just call this discussion done and go back to the ORIGINAL post!
         
        08-17-2009, 05:08 PM
      #97
    Weanling
    We use this website at work every now and again and its available to the public! Here you can see affective methods for mice control and products to use!

    They make mention of using Tin Cats traps which does not kill the mice and can catch more than one without being reset.

    www.pestweb.com
    www.arrowexterminators.com

    Here is the article about mice and there are more also
    House Mouse Management Guidelines--UC IPM
         

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