Local authorities and animal welfare organisations have beenadvising residents on ways to make their homes and back gardens less attractiveto foxes.
"These can include repellents and making sure that waste food is always disposed of in secure, lidded bins and containers. We must all do this together for it to be effective in discouraging foxes from our neighbourhoods."
For all the advice, visit their website at: http://www.lewisham.gov.uk
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