Action: Use lion dung to deter domestic cats
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- We found no evidence for the effects of lion dung application on the use of gardens by cats or on cat predation.
'No evidence' for an action means we have not yet found any studies that directly and quantitatively tested this action during our systematic journal and report searches. Therefore we have been unable to assess whether or not the action is effective or has any harmful impacts. Please get in touch if you know of such a study for this action.
Lion Panthera leo dung is sold by some companies as a way of deterring domestic cats from entering gardens.