Poison & Baits
and certainly in the UK, this is the most recommended method of mole
control, but it is highly regulated, and the use of the few allowed
poisons is highly regulated.
In the US
there are many products available, and their use is regulated at a
state level. Use anything not approved and you might find yourself
digging tunnels, out of the slammer.
Almost every poison is controversial in the USA. The trapping
experts claim they don't work, the manufacturers claim they do work,
and the State officials approve them probably based on their safety
to the environment, not on how effective they are.
various lethal and non-lethal fumigants available. Also there are
special attachments you can connect to a car exhaust pipe, then to a
garden hose to fumigate your mole colonies.
You have to ensure that the whole colony receives a massive dose,
because any non-lethal dose will cause a slow and painful death.
You can't just use this kind of mole
extermination in your own yard, you also have to coordinate with all
Mole Traps are regarded
by most experts as the most effective means for immediate, short
term mole extermination. You need to be prepared to invest time in
learning how to set your mole trap correctly, use the right kind of
trap for the environment in which it is going to be used, and allow
enough time to monitor any trap you set on a daily basic.
Pay special attention to trapping regulations for
Knowing how to kill a mole is just as important as
using the correct tool for the job. Pay very careful attention to
all the instructions.
There are various types of traps.
mole traps listed in our equipment section.
Molepro.com has a very good
guide on all the different types of
mole trap. The type they promote of UK
manufacture obviously in their opinion is the best, but they are
unique among all the commercial mole trap manufacturers and
distributors I have found in the USA.
They give a 30 day money back
guarantee on their mole traps!
Mole Pro Trap
Duffus Tunnel Trap
Victor Out "O" Sight Trap
Nash Choker Trap
Tube Style Trap
Pincher Style Trap
Thus they are getting a special
mention. Don't forget to play the mole game to get a 5% discount
I hope my "Getting Rid of Ground
Moles" site will be useful
All the best