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Learn about the behavior of furbearers you plan to trap.

  • Allows for the placement of a trap line that will limit the possibility of non-target catches.

Place traps away from well-traveled paths or residential areas.

  • Pets are not always on a leash.

Use the appropriate bait or lure to minimize the capture of non-target species.

  • Species have selective needs for food.
  • Bait shall not be visible from above. Prevents non-target species, such as hawks and owls, from being caught.
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