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Leg trap use is dangerous and mostly wrong

Thought to write a piece on the reason why humane traps like Goodnature traps are so important. News came in that a cat in New Zealand dragged itse...

Game Fair, Hatfield House 2017

Game Fair, Hatfield House 2017

The Good trapping Company took a trip to the Game fair at Hatfield house in Hertfordshire.  With the UK's largest collection of hunting, shooting ...

Squirrel Goodnature traps update

Squirrel Goodnature traps update

  We have heard that the Goodnature traps designed for squirrels have finally passed the assessments. The next stage is to be get on the spring t...

Rat Behaviour in the summer over the harvest

Over the summer months around harvest time there is an incredible amount of movement, both on the farm yard and in the fields.  How do rats deal wi...

Using Cover when deploying the Goodnature traps

Using Cover when deploying the Goodnature traps

As we all know rats like to stick close to cover.  If you place the goodnature traps in the open close to where the rats live, following the deploy...

Goodnature trap warranties

The Goodnature traps come with the highest standard of warranties. Which are designed to protect the end user from any defects. The trap is made ou...

independent field evaluations of the Goodnature traps

Wanted to draw your attention the case studies in New Zealand with the good nature traps especially on the independent field evaluations.  With the...

Dealing with Cane toads with sound traps

Dealing with Cane toads with sound traps

 Namely the mammals are mostly thought initially as being the most affected by traps rather than other forms of control. However, in Australia ther...

When spring traps go wrong

When spring traps go wrong

Thee has been a few  accidents where traps have been brought into disrepute. Especially when they are catching animals that are not on the species ...

Nature vs nurture in rats

Nature vs nurture in rats

Discussing the nature vs nurture debate leads us onto the role of epigenetics. Although genetics are a very obvious behaviour guide, how and when  ...

Fear and loathing of rat control

Fear and loathing of rat control

Fear and loathing of rat control The trouble with rats, although they are highly intelligent creatures is age old problem of being associated with...

Splat the rat

    Of course, who does not remember splat the rat competition as a child?   We could not help ourselves at the village fete. I think it is a good ...