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How often can skunks spray?

I smell one.. but i want to know how long i have to let my dog out before it sprays again

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janieishappy

Asked by janieishappy at 9:30 PM on Sep. 5, 2010 in Pets

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  • they will move on ,the skunk was scared at the time it sprayed. so it will not stick around.
    isabella444

    Answer by isabella444 at 11:10 PM on Sep. 5, 2010

  • We live in the middle of nowhere and get skunks passing thru all the time. They do not have to spray for you to be able to smell them. They naturally smell VERY strong all the time. As long as its been 15-20 mins since you first smelled it you should be fine (at least that is how long I wait before putting the dogs out again)-the skunk has probably moved on. They usually just wonder thru and keep moving.
    Carajust

    Answer by Carajust at 11:40 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • Thanks!
    janieishappy

    Comment by janieishappy (original poster) at 11:42 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • i was gonna guess 2x
    mekarevell

    Answer by mekarevell at 10:01 AM on Sep. 21, 2010

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