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    Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Does anyone have any recommendations or know of a good place to get a can in DSM? All this talk of the West Des Moines rapist, combined w/the fact that he's linked to a rape in Waukee has made me a little uneasy (for my girlfriend's safety) and I want to get some for her. Thanks.


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Get her a dog! My cattle dog would tear an intruder up...


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Wait, the WDM Rapist?


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by dosry5 View Post
    Get her a dog! My cattle dog would tear an intruder up...
    This is one of the few instances where I really miss having my dog around. She wasn't ferocious but she was an alarm.


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by SouthernHawk View Post
    Wait, the WDM Rapist?
    You've missed this?


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    You've missed this?
    Hell, the first I heard about it was when it was in the paper yesterday. Or was it today?



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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    You've missed this?
    Hmmm, sounds a little suspicious don't you think??


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Plenty of sizes ranging from $5-$20 on Amazon.



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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Just read up on it. WTH? Apparently the rock I've built over myself for finals week has kept me a little too covered.


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by j4state View Post
    Plenty of sizes ranging from $5-$20 on Amazon.
    Amazon doesn't do any help tonight, or tomorrow night.



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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Any sporting goods store will have some. I'm pretty sure Walmart carries mace/pepper spray also.



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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Any sporting goods store will have some. I'm pretty sure Walmart carries mace/pepper spray also.
    I was wondering that; like if you could just roll up into Scheels and buy a can. Does it come in cans, like spray paint?



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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by TarHeelHawk View Post
    I was wondering that; like if you could just roll up into Scheels and buy a can.
    Get a can of Counter Assault bear spray. I'm pretty sure that would do the trick.


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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Sporting goods stores have many things you can use for self-protection thought thats not the main use...



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    Re: Getting pepper spray in DSM...

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    Amazon doesn't do any help tonight, or tomorrow night.
    No, but I'm here tonight and tomorrow, and keeping a knife next to the bed. It's more for in case I wasn't at home, or she was out, or something like that. Amazon wouldn't be a bad route for what I need, and the op is aware of that. I'd rather talk to someone when I was buying it though, is all.


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