Summer in the Rockies...........

Summer in the Rockies...........

This is a discussion on Summer in the Rockies........... within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; These things work great: Flies Be Gone Flytraps They are really putrid smelling : They even attract poodles, which immediately get shampooed. Story to follow....

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    Red face Summer in the Rockies...........

    These things work great:

    Flies Be Gone Flytraps

    They are really putrid smelling :



    They even attract poodles, which immediately get shampooed.

    Story to follow.


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    Probably work the same way as outhouses for attracting flies...
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    SHTF food collector....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Harryball View Post
    SHTF food collector....
    Yuummm!
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    Is there an odor?
    The bait itself does not have a odor. There may be an odor as the trapped flies begin to decompose. The best procedure is to change the trap a bit more frequently. Alternatively, just pour some more water into the trap and this will help to minimize the odor –- and it will increase the life of the bait by another week or so.
    They are really putrid smelling
    Someone's not telling the whole truth...

    But, it makes sense- the worse it smells, the more it attracts. Might have to get my mother a couple of those...
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    Someone's not telling the whole truth...
    Initially, the are not rank smelling. Not pleasant, a wee bit unpleasant, but not putrid.

    After some flies get trapped, and the sun up here warms up the liquids............well.............standard poodles think it smells swell

    I am surprised we've never had a bear get into it.

    BTW, they work really well.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Rock and Glock View Post
    Initially, the are not rank smelling. Not pleasant, a wee bit unpleasant, but not putrid.

    After some flies get trapped, and the sun up here warms up the liquids............well.............standard poodles think it smells swell

    I am surprised we've never had a bear get into it.

    BTW, they work really well.
    I figured it was the dead fly smell; wouldn't expect the bait to be putrid. Just the carcasses.
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