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clumbaboy

  • Joined Aug 2009
  • Gretna
Re: foxes and minks
« Reply #15 on: February 10, 2010, 12:18:26 pm »
Hi,
 I usually use a solid block form of poison, you do not get problems with discarded bait around chickens, and its not that expensive. I drill a hole in the block and screw it inside a length of drainpipe and place it round areas of activity, another solution is a powder based poison which you put up a tube and the rats take it back to the nest and ingest it during grooming.
this site does the blocks www.rat-poison.org.uk ,
 just found a non toxic poison at www.flytesofancy.co.uk
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