Originally Posted by plhnw
With pepper sprays, isn't there a high risk of it blowing back at you?
An air horn will usually stop most dogs. The horn can be recharged with a bike pump and the "air tank"
slides into a water bottle holder.
Which kind do you recommend? Is it heavy? Comes with a handlebar mount? I'd love to use this on some motorists! Also, is it as loud as the air horns that you can buy in the boat shops (they are about the size of a pepper spray can too)?
ps. once, I was attacked by a pack of 5 dogs on a dirt road in rural Mexico (which means they're probably not vaccinated or whatever). A liberal sweep with the regular pepper spray the mailman carries stopped them all instantly. Only problem: after using it two more times, my cannister was dead! So I carried a machete