Safe Around Household Pets. Rodent Repelling Aid is safe for most household pets, except for hamsters, gerbils and other rodent pets. Help control unwanted pests safely, quickly and effectively with the Rodent Repelling Aid. There are no irritating pesticides or fumes. Simply plug this electronic unit into a standard electrical outlet and watch it help drive out pesky pests from your home, in as little as two – three weeks! It covers an entire level of a typical home. It is safe for children, pets, and electronics.Thank you!