Evaluating Misfired Cage Traps
Misfired traps are those that spring closed but did not capture an animal. Learning how to interpret the evidence at a misfired set is important to correct mistakes that allowed the misfire in the first place.
Click the link to the article that originally appeared in Animal Damage Control magazine. ADC1994MisfiredTraps
Citation: Vantassel, Stephen M. . (1994, April/May). Evaluating Misfired Traps. Animal Damage Control, 2, 18-19.
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Stephen M. Vantassel is a certified wildlife control operator who helps individuals, businesses, and agencies resolve wildlife damage issues through training, writing, expert witness, and research. His latest books are the Wildlife Damage Inspection Handbook, 3rd edition and The Practical Guide to the Control of Feral Cats. He can be contacted at wildlifecontrolconsultant at gmail dot com.
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