Non-Toxic Rodent Management

Snap traps:

  • T-Rex, snap-E traps, snap traps should be placed in rodent pathways and along their runs.
  • Common attractants include peanut butter, chocolate frosting, and nutella
  • When there is a damage of children and pets getting harmed by traps, they should be placed inside a tamper resistant bait station.
  • Rodent pheromones left in and around a trap will help attract other rodents to the trap (Provoke)

Mechanical Traps

  • Identify active runways and place the mechanical traps in dark areas, along walls and behind objects (Proketch and Ketchall)
  • Ideal placements in commercial facilities are along both sides of interior and exterior doorways
  • For fast and easy removal use a glue board in conjunction with mechanical rodent traps (Catchmaster 72MB’s)

Glueboards:

  • Can be used to monitor the presence of rodents and also insects
  • Place glue boards in rodents active pathways
  • Keep glue boards free of dust , debris and moisture are they will become ineffective
  • They should not be used in corners
Monica Bird (946 Posts)

Monica’s compassion for her customer's struggles with pest control issues and passion for pest control stems from over 10 years in the industry. With a master’s degree in entomology, she uses her knowledge and experience in chemistry, insects and pests to educate her customers.


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