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Petsafe Spray Shield (Formally Known as Direct Stop)

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  • Sprays up to 10 feet
  • Multiple spray per can of Spray Shield (Formally Known as Direct Stop) Citronella Spray
  • Safe and effective
  • No side effects are caused by Spray Shield (Formally Known as Direct Stop) Citronella Spray


  • Spray Shield (Formally Known as Direct Stop) revolutionary citronella formula interrupts attacks by surprising and distracting animals with a powerful and unusual scent, giving the user valuable time to move to a safe place.

    Spray Shield (Formally Known as Direct Stop) is highly effective for dealing with low to medium level aggression, both in both inter-dog and dog-to-human. Great to have at arm's reach in shelters, training classes, kennels, or Veterinarian offices. And easily fits into the pockets of joggers, dog walkers, and family members who enjoy taking strolls around the neighborhood.

    When tested with trained attack dogs, this citronella formula was found to be just as effective as 10% pepper spray, without the harmful side effects. Unlike pepper spray, Spray Shield (Formally Known as Direct Stop) does not cause pain, therefore, it doesn't heighten aggression. Plus, it won't injure the user or onlookers if spray is accidentally "blown back" into the eyes.

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    Spray Shield
    Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray



    On what kinds of animals does Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray work?
    Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray works on dogs, cats, squirrels, rodents, raccoons, reptiles, etc.

    How does Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray work?
    Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray is an aerosol can, containing a citronella solution, with a special spray nozzle designed to spray up to a distance of 10 feet. The strong force of the Direct Stop Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray combined with the citronella odor distracts the animal from the object of its aggression providing valuable additional seconds to help enable the user to retreat to a safe place.

    How many sprays are in a can of Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray?
    There are about 13-15 one second sprays in each 5 oz. (142 gm) can of Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray.

    What is the success rate of the Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray as a deterrent?
    The Canine Aggression Research Center has shown that Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray is as effective as 10% pepper spray solution in deterring low to medium aggression in dogs. High level agression can only be stopped by restraint or lethal force.

    CAUTION: As with pepper spray, Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray may not stop trained attack animals or those with a strong motivation to attack.



    What are the advantages of Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray over pepper spray?
    Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray provides no negative physical reactions to the animal sprayed. This method of distracting the animal avoids the potential of bringing out more aggression, as may be the case when some animals are sprayed with pepper spray. Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray also causes NO negative effects to humans in the immediate area due to blowback, as can be the case with pepper spray.

    Who should use Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray?
    Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray is designed to be used by kennel employees, animal control officers, utility workers, meter readers, delivery personnel, joggers, bicyclists, outdoor enthusiasts, sportsmen or anyone who routinely comes in contact with aggressive animals.

    Can animals become accustomed to the Spray Shield's Citronella?
    This has been found to occur in only a few cases. Since the use of Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray is not continuous this should not be a problem.

    Can the Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray be harmful for my pet or family?
    The Spray Shield spray solution has been found to be extremely safe. The propellant is R134A (used in asthma inhalers), when used as an aerosol, poses no danger to animals or humans. The citronella essence is a natural essential oil that has been used in many human, animal and environmental applications for thousands of years. Although it can cause discomfort in certain individuals with allergies to citronella, it is considered safe for the vast majority of people and animals as used in Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray.

    Can the spray harm my pet's eyes?
    It should be noted that the citronella solution is buffered to minimize any discomfort should it get into the eyes. However, as with any aerosol product, the spray should not be aimed at close range directly into the eyes. With normal usage, Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray does not pose a danger to the eyes.

    Will someone be there to assist me with any questions regarding Spray Shield Citronella Animal Deterrent Spray?
    Premier's Customer Service department is available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET toll free 800-933-5595

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    DISCLAIMER: The results described on the testimonials on this site, are the individual experiences and personal opinions of those who have purchased and used the products. These testimonials are not intended to make any claims that the products can be used to diagnose, treat, mitigate, cure or prevent any disease or medical condition.

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