Frog In The Wall

theoj(Z9 FL)March 31, 2012

Loud and near my computer, this frog sounds like he is in my wall and I can't see any holes he could get in (or out). I don't know what to do and he sounds like he is there to stay. Tapping on the wall doesn't discourage him. Unwelcome sound effects---when I use my computer. Any suggestions as to what I can do to influence it to leave???


Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Mothballs? Can you get up in the attic and drop some down the wall? That might drive him out.

    Bookmark   March 31, 2012 at 12:00PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

Please read more about mothballs before using them for stuff like this.

    Bookmark   March 31, 2012 at 1:40PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Are you sure it's a frog? A failing hard drive can make gredeep-gredeep noises, too.

    Bookmark   March 31, 2012 at 9:12PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
johnjsr(9A DeLand)

If it is trapped in there without food and water it will probably croak. ;>)

    Bookmark   April 1, 2012 at 12:30AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I know mothballs are nasty and not to be used in abundance or without good reason. It was the only thing I could think of that might drive the frog out. If he croaks (;~)) in that wall, the smell will be terrible until he dries up.

    Bookmark   April 1, 2012 at 10:16PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
stuartwanda(N. Stuart)

Since the OP hasn't returned I think Writersblock got the problem solved!

    Bookmark   April 2, 2012 at 7:28AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
theoj(Z9 FL)

Problem continues. I put some mulch near what I think is the spot and poured some hot water there (a suggestion I got somewhere on the internet). I think he moved a few inches and I think he tunnels under the house enough to slip in.--Couldn't put moth balls in the walls, possibly nearby on the outside. Positive this is not in my computer, just a little critter who would be okay if he would just move somewhere else. Thanks for your responses.
I will keep on trying. More suggestions will be welcome.

    Bookmark   April 2, 2012 at 9:46AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Miami/CoralGables ... 10b meet
Good morning everyone, I just saw Silvia//Oakland/9b...
Mango and Lychee Blooms "fried" by the recent Freeze
Just wanted to vent a little to my fellow mango and...
Mexican Flame Vine
It is conceivable that I've asked this question here...
Winter Tomatoes in Miami Florida
I am planning to torture the northern gardeners with...
What to see in North Central FL this weekend?
I will be just north of Orlando. Any special events...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™