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Ineffective for our purpose
from Eatonton, GA
About Me Budget Shopper
Comments about Motion Sensor Owl:
We're using this 'owl' to dissuade the hawks from attacking our chickens. Since hawks are afraid of owls we thought it would be a good idea. Unfortunately, the owl is too small & very flimsy & the least bit of wind blows it over.
Bottom LineNo, I would not recommend this to a friend
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Owl needs improvement
from Boston, MA
I bought the owl to keep the birds from my blueberry bushes; it did not work. The sensor did not detect the birds because they moved very fast. The sound volume was too low. Tied the owl to my fence in front of the blueberries and the birds perched on the fence next to the owl. They flew in front of the owl to eat the blueberries and the sensor did not go off. I placed it on the ground under the blueberries and the robins knocked it over.I placed the owl on my deck for decoration. To my surprise, it detects large animals like squirrels.
It is cute to watch
from Pittsboro, NC
It is on the garden post, looks great but heavy rain made it unworkable
Bottom LineYes, I would recommend this to a friend
By Linda from upstate New York
from Endicott, New York
About Me Midrange Shopper
Owl is very small and hard for the pigeons to activate. Only the head moves,so the birds became use to it. It does not work to scare them away. I want to return it, but the postage costs a lot so it is not worth it.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Not as effective as promised
We purchased two, one for us and one for a friend. One of them doesn't work. The insides are rattling around. Already threw away shipping info so can't return the broken one!
from henderson, tennessee
we had to build a platform for it, and the batteries get wet when it rains.
Intriguing but unstable
By Black Star
from West coast of British Columbia
We like the looks of the owl but feel it needs to be stabilized. Do you have a base that could be attached? We formerly had an owl which broke when it fell on the cement floor of our balcony. We live in an apartment building with a covered balcony, where there are many crows in the neighbourhood. We would like them to stay away.
from Lenzburg, IL
Cool hoots, keeps birds out of garden
(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
NOT weather proof
By garden watcher
from Montpelier, VA
I didn't realize I would have to keep it out of the rain. My fault. Should have known the rain would get inside of it.
from Marion, NC
in garden beds and flower beds.