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Sparrows

Sparrows were first introduced to New Zealand in the 1860's, but quickly came to be regarded as a pest. Also known as flying mice they are found all over New Zealand, except in high mountainous and bushy areas, and are one of the most abundant bird species in New Zealand.  

Sparrows live close to humans as they are dependent upon them for food, as much of their diet is human food scraps. They also eat; grain, cereal, buds, nectar, fruit and seeds, and are fond of ripe fruit, in particular cherries, grapes and peaches. They are a bold, intelligent, gregarious bird, and would happily come right up close to people. They work together well, setting off a racuous that warns everyone if predators come near.  It would be extremely rare to find sparrows away from habitation. 

To all they are a pest. In the agricultural industry for damage to crops, but also in and around food outlets, nicking whatever little pieces of food they can find - even if its off your plate. Also they are very messy nesters, and can cause mess and health and safety issues in and around buildings.

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    Bird-X Indoor Laser

    $1,190.00 excl GST

    Laser beams are well-documented to chase away pest birds. The beam seeks out their roosting spots, alarming and confusing them and they flee. Safe ...

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    $1,190.00 excl GST
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    Pestoff

    Alphachloralose Wheat

    from $61.00 excl GST

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    from $61.00 excl GST
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    from $260.00 excl GST

    These realistic predator kites beat their wings, bank on the air and soar to new heights emulating a bird in flight.From a distance it is hard to d...

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  • Outdoor Bird Scare Laser
    Bird-X

    Bird-X Outdoor Laser

    $730.00 excl GST

    Automatic, outdoor laser bird scarer, uses red and green laser beams to deter birds - particularly in low light conditions.Similar to the popular B...

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    $730.00 excl GST
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    Carousel Gas Gun

    $1,695.00 excl GST

    The carousel is a self-rotating, electronic banger which is set up on a tripod.   Each bang is fired into a different direction which confuses pest...

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    $1,695.00 excl GST
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    Jackite

    Peregrine Falcon

    $94.00 excl GST

    These realistic predator kites beat their wings, bank on the air and soar to new heights emulating a bird in flight.From a distance it is hard to d...

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    Osprey Hawk

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    $94.00 excl GST
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    Bald Eagle

    $169.00 excl GST

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    6mm Pyrotechnic Blanks - 100 pk.

    $30.00 excl GST

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    $30.00 excl GST
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    Birdzout

    Bird Banger Cartridges

    $125.00 excl GST

    The Bird Bangers explode with a very loud "BANG" that scares pest birds and wildlife. Box of 50 cartridges. They're fired from a hand held launcher...

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    $125.00 excl GST
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    Birdzout

    Bird Screamer Cartridges

    $125.00 excl GST

    The Bird Screamers explode with a very loud "SCREECH" that scares pest birds and wildlife. Box of 50 cartridges. Fired from a hand held launcher, a...

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    $125.00 excl GST
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    Birdzout

    Pyrotechnics Single Shot Launcher

    $110.00 excl GST

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    $110.00 excl GST
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    $18.00 excl GST

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    Bird-X

    Bird Strobe Lite 220

    $500.00 excl GST

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    $500.00 excl GST
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    $1,380.00 excl GST

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    $119.00 excl GST
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