Deer Off® Deer & Rabbit Repellent - Ready To Use Spray

Model #: CDORTU

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  • Item #CDORTU
  • Proven to Repel Deer, Rabbits and Squirrels
  • Repels up to 90 days
  • Dual Action: Repels by Smell AND Taste
  • Dries Odorless to Humans
  • OMRI listed for organic gardening


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A Scent They Fear and a Taste They Can’t Stand

Deer have highly elevated senses of smell and taste, which enable them to seek out edible food sources and detect potential predators. Deer Off® is the only deer repellent that effectively triggers both of these senses, using a patented blend of putrescent egg, garlic and capsaicin that alerts deer of nearby predator activity and stops them from feeding on your plants.

Powerful Formula Delivers an Effective Warning

Putrescent egg is proven to repel deer, and it works by mimicking the scent of a dead animal, which targets their sharp sense of smell. This scent indicates the presence of a nearby predator, triggering a natural flight reaction in deer. What’s more, the intense spiciness of garlic and hot peppers makes those persistent browsing deer think twice before taking another taste. Deer Off® dries odorless to humans.

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Deer Off® Works Harder and Faster to Protect Your Yard

Containing the highest concentration of putrescent egg on the market, Deer Off® II works harder than the competition to keep your yard deer-free and beautiful. More egg means a stronger warning signal that will keep away pesky deer, rabbits and squirrels. And this powerful formula is fast-acting and proven to work – what more can you ask for in a deer repellent?

What size Deer Off® do I need?

Weather-Resistant Protection That Lasts Up to 3 Months

Deer Off® is rain-resistant and gives you season-long control. Plus it lasts up to 90 days - over twice as long as the competition - so you can spend less money and time reapplying.

Organic Gardeners can Apply with Confidence

Deer Off® Animal Repellents are OMRI listed® and USDA approved for use in organic gardening, so anyone can use them - even the most environmentally-conscious gardeners and landscapers.

Repel Rabbits and Squirrels Too!

Deer Off® is proven to repel rabbits and squirrels, as well as deer, so you can repel three of the most destructive animals with one powerful and long-lasting formula.

What Size Deer Off® Do You Need?

Model #
Size (Weight)
Coverage Area
Bottle Type
16 oz.
250 sq. ft.
Spray Bottle
32 oz.
500 sq. ft.
Spray Bottle
48 oz.
750 sq. ft.
Spray Bottle with Pump Top
128 oz.
2000 sq. ft.
Bottle with Corded Sprayer
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

You won’t find better deer repellent reviews than Deer Off® reviews. Our consumers love it, and we know you will too. Deer Off® II Deer, Rabbit and Squirrel Repellent is the best repellent solution on the market – guaranteed. If for any reason you are dissatisfied with your merchandise, you may return it within 30 days of receipt for a replacement or refund of your purchase price.

This product saved my garden from deer when nothing else worked!
Size (Weight) 16 oz 32 oz 48 oz 128 oz
Coverage Area 250 sq ft 500 sq ft 750 sq ft 2,000 sq ft
Bottle Type Spray Bottle Spray Bottle Spray Bottle with Pump Top Bottle with Corded Sprayer
Bottle Dimensions Height: 9" | Diameter: 3" Height: 11" | Diameter: 3" Height: 13" | Diameter: 8" Height: 12" | Diameter: 7"
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Most Recent Customer Reviews

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Review posted on
March 3, 2017
the sprayer sucks By jo

I agree with Angry. I just spent over 20 minutes trying to figure out how to get the liquid to come out of the pump sprayer and seal the pump so it stays pumped up. I finally poured it into the Liquid Fence bottle Which is the product I wanted to buy but settled for this since Menard's doesn't carry it anymore. Please put some instructions on the pump so people don't waste their time trying to make it work.

Response From Havahart®
Lauren : Consumer Relations Representative

Hello Jo,

Thank you for sharing this valuable feedback. These suggestions have been shared with our Product Manager for review.

When using the pump sprayer, we recommend shaking the bottle vigorously for at least 60 seconds. Then, using the pump, push the stem fully up and fully down at least 25 times before spraying.

Please contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) with any additional questions.

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Review posted on
August 6, 2016
I really wanted this to work By tiggertiffin87

I drenched my roses, hydrangeas and coleus. But that same night I saw mamma deer nibbling in my hydrangeas and the two rose buds I had disappeared. My neighbors must use this since it didn't seem to phase the deer at all.

Response From Havahart®
Tara : Consumer Relations Representative

At Havahart®, we aim to provide our customers with high-quality and reliable products. We regret that the Deer Off® did not meet those expectations and apologize for this experience. We would like the opportunity to work with you to make this right and look forward to hearing from you.

Please contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) for further assistance.

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Review posted on
June 22, 2016
Clogged sprayer By Maggie

Spray worked for about five seconds, then clogged and couldn't get it to spray. After fooling with it the spray came out the top of the container (not the sprayer) and it got on me. So the spray function is making it unusable.

Response From Havahart®
Lauren : Consumer Relations Representative

Hello Maggie,

This product is very thick and should be shaken very well for at least two minutes to ensure that it is well mixed. We apologize for this recent experience with the sprayer and would like to take this opportunity to make things right.

This product is covered under a one year warranty for replacement. Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) for additional assistance.

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Review posted on
July 15, 2015
Best deer repellent ever!!! By Loretta
We have lived in our home for 25 years and the deer problem got worse and worse. We tried many many products and this is the "only" one that truly works! My yard has many types of shrubs, flowers, perennials and every year they are destroyed by deer. This year after using deer off all my plants are beautiful (even ones I forgot I had). Only thing is that the 48oz red top sprayer does not work well because of the sprayer mechanism. All other bottles work great.
Response From Havahart®
Kelly : Consumer Relations Representative

We are so glad to hear that this product has worked to keep the deer away and allowed your garden to flourish.

When using the Deer Off® Deer & Rabbit Repellent (Model#: DO48RTU) it is important to shake vigorously and pump the top about 25 times to ensure it is mixed properly.

Thank you for taking the time to share this feedback. Our Consumer Relations Team can be reached at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) with any questions.
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Review posted on
July 5, 2015
Complete mess By Angry
Tried to use today. all I got was repellent leaking out of pump and very little coming out of nozzle. no matter how i adjusted it, pumped or not pumped the only thing it repelled was me ever buying again. Returned to store.
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Review posted on
October 17, 2014
Works Great in the Winter! By Debbie
Before Deer Off, they ate the plants right to the roots and killed them. Deer Off even works in the Winter!
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Review posted on
October 17, 2014
Deer Off Saved My Garden! By Debra
My GARDEN was in ruins before DEER OFF!!! Thank YOU!
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Review posted on
October 17, 2014
Very Effective! By Debra
My young fruit trees were totally devoid of leaves by the deer. Now they are all are coming back to life after being protected with Deer Off.
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Review posted on
October 17, 2014
Deer Off plus Spray AWay = NO RABBITS! By Dennis L.
We lived in a home next to timber and we had 8000 sq ft of flower gardens. That is when I learned to use Deer Off along with Water Sprinklers. We have move to town and now have a Koi pond surrounded by flower gardens and I still use Deer Off but more for the bunnies. There are a few deer around but lots of bunnies.
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Review posted on
October 17, 2014
Works like a CHARM! By
Spring is here and the salad bar is open. The deer LOVE my hostas, lillies and pretty much anything else they can reach. I found Deer Off several year's ago through Gardens Alive and will never use anything else. Works like a charm!
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Q.I have never used this product and would like to try it, but have read a lot of reviews about the nozzle clogging. This is the main reason I stopped making a home made version of deer repellent. I see the product comes in several choices of delivery systems. Which one is the least prone to this problem?

This product contains putrescent whole egg solids, which causes it to be very thick. It is extremely important to shake any of our bottles for a minimum of 90 seconds prior to application. It is also recommended to shake the bottle periodically when spraying to ensure the contents remain mixed.

Q.How do I remove the smell from hands?

We recommend to wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling this product.

Q.Is the deer and rabbit repellent harmful to dogs?

Deer Off® uses the smell of garlic, hot pepper, and putrescent egg to trigger a flight response from prey animals such as deer and rabbits. Dogs, which are predatory animals, will not be affected by this.

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