The best way to catch a groundhog is to use a live capture trap by mounting it over the groundhog's home hole or placing it near the hole, and then adding the bait inside. When the groundhog goes into the trap to get the... More »

Yellow fly bait crystals and strychnine are poisons that kill groundhogs when the animals ingest them. Methyl bromide is a fumigant that kills groundhogs when they inhale it. More » Pets & Animals Mammals Rodents

In general, the only legal poisons for use on animals are those designed and used to kill rats and mice, according to Professional Wildlife Removal. Rat poison is illegal to use on other animals, including woodchucks or ... More » Government & Politics Law Is This Illegal?

The best way to catch a squirrel is to use a baited, no-kill trap with whole peanuts as the bait. Whole peanuts with a bit of peanut butter seem to be the best choice for catching squirrels; however, other seeds and nut... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Rodents

To trap a mouse, place the trap in an area of the home where evidence of the rodent is present, and bait the trap with food. Release or dispose of mice after they are trapped, and reset the trap. Capturing a mouse may re... More »

To make a glass wasp trap, bait a container, cover it with foil and punch a hole in the foil to allow the wasps to enter the trap but not crawl out. You need a glass container, a sweetened liquid, aluminum foil, a pencil... More »

To trap a mouse effectively, tie the desired bait to the trigger on the trap, and place the trap against a wall in the affected area of the home. Setting two traps 1 inch apart increases their effectiveness. More » Home & Garden Pest Control Furry Pests