Rat War!!! Ratzapper?? or??

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by chick4chix, Oct 15, 2009.

  1. chick4chix

    chick4chix Songster

    Jun 4, 2009
    So Cal
    Does anyone on this site use the rat zapper or other brand electrocution devices and if so, what is your experience and it's rate of effectiveness? I have been battling rats with various traps and all sorts of baits only to have them get off before I could get to them or they get the bait without tripping the trap and gorge out on all my chicken feed the girls leave behind. I finally resorted this week to poison and found an almost dead one INSIDE the chicken ark today but don't want to do that again because not only was it a gnarly way for anything to die (yes, even rats) but I don't want to risk the birds or any other animal that might come upon the poisonee if it has escaped my detection before his/her demise. [​IMG]
    Thanks for your reviews, opinions and comments. BYC ROCKS!! [​IMG]
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2009

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