It’s likely that the last thing you want is to look out your window and see a skunk patrolling your yard or garden, especially if you have a pet that spends time outdoors. Having been in the animal control business for more than
30 years, I’ve had my share of unpleasant encounters with angry skunks, so I know the importance of getting rid of skunks before they have a chance to unleash their foul-smelling spray on you or your pets.
The Havahart® Easy Set® Trap is by far the best device I’ve found for trapping skunks and other nuisance critters. But after successfully trapping the animal, what’s the next step?
Once You’ve Caught a Skunk in a Live Trap, Calmness Is Key
Understandably, a trapped skunk will be frightened, which increases the risk of spraying. The best way to calm the animal is to cover the cage, as the darkness … Read More