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Volume 14, 1881
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“Suggestions relative to the Rabbit Nuisance,” by Henry Tryon.

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The author suggests the use of Barium Chloride, mixed with four times, its weight of meal, as a poisonous agent. Also the introduction of the peculiar scab insect Sarcoptes cati, which attacks cats, and is fatal to rabbits, but does not affect other animals.