Gopher Altadena

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Gopher in Altadena | Gopher control with the best pest control removal company in SO CAL. Rodent Guys is SPECIALIZED IN GOPHERS and MOLES plus licensed for agricultural pest control for your Altadena, CA property.

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Altadena Gopher Control – Altadena Gopher Removal

Several types of gophers, or pocket gophers as they are correctly named, that occur in Altadena, California. However the most likely to come across in Altadena, CA is the Valley pocket gopher. They are not gofer or goffer like so many people do. They are a small rodent 5 to 7 inches not including the tail. They come in a variety of colors but are most often grayish brown.

Altadena Exterminating Gophers

Altadena Gopher Control – Gophers tunnel underground forcing dirt to the surface of your Altadena property. The Altadena dirt is pushed above ground from tunnels that are at an angle to the ground. The gopher mounds are kidney shaped like in the picture above. This helps tell them apart from mounds made by moles that are shaped like a volcano.

Altadena gopher tunnels are normally closed off at the surface with soil. This helps to distinguish them from other burrowing animals like ground squirrels you can see in Altadena. The normal rule of thumb, one gopher creates about 1 to 3 mounds per day. This is why you need to get rid of gophers right away. Gopher removal (not gofer removal) is usually done by a professionals near Altadena, CA. Rodent Guys is experience on how to eradicate gophers.

Gopher Problems for Altadena, Calif

Gophers can be serious agricultural pests on your Altadena property. They damage landscaping and grass alike. They feed on many varieties of plants and trees. The dirt mounds they create can be unsightly, smother turf, and even pose trip hazard on playgrounds in Altadena. That hazard is also important around horse stables. Farmers feel it is important to perform gopher control to protect their prized animals from breaking a leg.

Altadena Gopher control | Gopher Removal and how to get rid of a gopher in Altadena, CA

The most effective Altadena gopher control methods to remove gophers quickly and gain control in Altadena are trapping and gopher poison. Trapping and baiting are options that a property owner in Altadena can use with little success. For Altadena home owners trapping is the most effective way to get rid of gophers and eliminate gophers effectively. Poison baits available to non-licensed people are not very effective at getting rid of gophers. This is because the gopher poison strength is rather low resulting in ineffective gopher removal in Altadena.

Baits available to the Rodent Guys are much more potent and more effective for gopher control than those available to a homeowner. The main reason to hire a gopher expert like Rodent Guys is knowledge of how to get rid of gophers in Altadena with proper placement of fumigants, traps and or bait for effective gopher removal to get rid of gophers in Altadena, CA.

Use Repellents | Altadena Gopher Control

There are no repellents or scaring devices available in Altadena that have been shown to protect Altadena landscapes from pocket gophers. Some plants, such as gopher purge and castor bean, have been purported to offer protection. No relivable tests for these claims have ever been completed to prove they work for your Altadena home. If they really worked to get rid of gophers we could just simply spread this all over and the gophers would magically go away. If that did work Rodent Guys would not exist.

Legal for Altadena, California

Altadena pocket gophers are listed by the DFG as a non game pest. If they are causing damage, they are allowed to be taken using any legal method.

Our Gopher Control for Altadena, CA

We offer service to most of Los Angeles, Riverside, Orange and San Bernardino Counties for gopher control, squirrel control and mole control.

Owner - Nick holding 2 gophers

Nick with gophers


Gopher Altadena

We will come out to your Altadena property toexterminate gophers in Altadena using the best methods based on each situation to get the best gopher control. When allowed, tunnel fumigation method is used to get rid of gophers because of it’s effectiveness to remove gophers. On Altadena residential properties gopher bait below ground in the pocket gopher tunnel is our usual gopher control method and will take care of gophers shortly after they consume the bait.

However, we are Altadena gopher trapping experts. We offer gopher trapping lessons for gopher removal and getting rid of gophers by yourself for your Altadena property. We will teach you how to get gophers with traps overnight for another option in Altadena.

How to get rid of gophers in Altadena, CA is a tough job for the novice. We have a ton of experience with gopher removal in Altadena and will do a good job in doing so. Rodent Guys Pest Control is mainly an agricultural pest control service for Altadena. Rodent Guys also perform squirrel pest control, mole pest control and other “yard” type pests in Altadena. Please call Rodent Guys today for more information and pricing options for your Altadena and surrounding properties.

Gopher Altadena

Rodent Guys 457 W Allen Ave, Suite 117 San Dimas, CA 91773,  909-599-4711

Owner: Nick Nielsen

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