bears

What is more effective, an air horn or bear spray?

Research has shown that a bear’s hearing is twice as sensitive as a human’s, therefore sounds that we perceive as loud, will be even louder and more startling to a bear. An air horn can be effective from distances in excess of 100 feet away from a bear. Unlike bear spray, an air horn can

Is an air horn effective as a wildlife deterrent in the wild or in my backyard?

Yes, studies have proven that air horns are a harmless but effective deterrent for bears, cougars, and coyotes. The Hornet rechargeable air horn will generate over 121 decibels of sound, more than enough to frighten-off these animals at a distance of 100 feet or even greater. Field researchers working in bear country will use an

Does bear spray actually work?

Yes. However, do you want to wait until a bear is within 25-30 feet before you react? Using the Hornet rechargeable battery powered air horn will give you a solution for harmlessly and effectively deterring a bear from over 100 feet away. A bear’s hearing is twice as sensitive as a human’s so loud noises

Can you take bear spray on an airplane?

No. Current regulations prohibit the transport of compressed gas cylinders on airplanes, and bear spray is categorized as such. The Hornet rechargeable battery powered air horn, however, can be safely transported on airplanes.

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