anyone have luck with a bat box?

fusty_overalls(z6 PA)September 18, 2005

hi! my husband and i have always loved seeing the bats fly overhead when we are at our camp but only very occasionally see them at home and tho we live in a wooded area.

so...we're thinking of putting up a bat box. but, it seems like it *might* be one of those things they sell you at the garden shop but does't really work any better than mother nature. does anyone have one that has inhabitants? what kind do you have? how long did it take to get them to move in? where do you have your bat box?

thanks for any help...

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terryr(z5a IL)

This question is a few posts below yours...

Here is a link that might be useful: How many have ben successful with bat houses?

    Bookmark   September 21, 2005 at 6:15PM
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deefar(zone 5 NY)

I had great success until the cats got to them.

Deefar

    Bookmark   September 21, 2005 at 9:16PM
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