DEALING WITH PROBLEM CATS
If neighborhood cats are invading your yard or garden, try the following natural repellents:
orange or lemon peel
blood meal (this also keeps squirrels from digging up bulbs!)
lemon grass oil
On porches, decks and windowsills, try a layer of crumpled
Cats don't like how it feels on their paws.
TO KEEP CATS FROM SCRATCHING FURNITURE (OR CLIMBING THE DRAPES!) USE STICKY PAWS
Curb problem scratching: Read this article from The Cat Site: http://tinyurl.com/lldl7dc
Eight signs of a healthy cat, with additional tips about indoor cats, at: www.vet.osu.edu/indoorcat.