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Use the correct type of trap for the animal you're trapping.

  • Body-Grip Trap: Mink, beaver, muskrat
  • Box Trap: Raccoon, skunk, opossum, fisher, or trapping near residential areas
  • Foothold Trap: Coyote, red fox, gray fox
  • Snare: Limited by state's regulations
  • Cable Device: Coyote, red fox, gray fox, beaver
Setting a trap