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Gopher in Downey | Pocket Gopher control with the most trusted exterminating control company in So Calif. Rodent Guys is SPECIALIZED IN GOPHERS and MOLES and is a licensed for agricultural pest control for your Downey, CA property.

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Downey Gopher Control – Downey Gopher Removal

Several types of gophers, or pocket gophers as they are more correctly named, that occur in Downey, California. However the most likely to be encountered in Downey, 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 different colors but are most often grayish brown.

Downey Exterminating Gophers

Downey Gopher Control – Gophers tunnel below the ground pushing soil to the top of your Downey landscape. The Downey dirt is pushed above ground from tunnels that are at an angle to the ground. The mounds look like a crescent like in the picture above. This helps tell them apart from mounds created by moles which are volcano shaped.

Downey gopher tunnels are usually closed off at the surface with soil. This helps to distinguish them from other burrowing animals like meadow mice (voles) you can see in Downey. The normal rule of thumb, a single gopher creates about one to three mounds per day. This is why you should to get rid of gophers immediately. Gopher removal (not gofer removal) is usually done by a professionals near Downey, CA. Rodent Guys has experience on how to remove gophers.

Gopher Destruction in Downey, California

Gophers are serious agricultural pests on your Downey 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 athletic fields in Downey. This hazard is also important around livestock. Farmers feel it is important to perform gopher control to protect their expensive animals from breaking a leg.

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

The best Downey gopher control methods to get rid of gophers fast and gain control in Downey are burrow fumigants, poison baiting and trapping. Trapping and baiting are options that an ordinary property owner in Downey can use with little success. For Downey home owners trapping is the most effective way to get rid of gophers and kill gophers consistantly. Poison baits available to unlicensed people are not an effective way to get rid of gophers. The gopher poison strength is very low resulting in poor gopher control in Downey.

Baits available to the Rodent Guys are much higher strength 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 Downey with proper placement of fumigants, traps and or bait for effective gopher control to get rid of gophers in Downey, CA.

Repellents | Downey Gopher Control

There are no sprays or scaring devices available in Downey that have been proven to protect Downey landscapes from pocket gophers. Some plants, such as gopher purge and castor bean, have been rumored to offer protection. No independent tests for these claims have ever been documented to show they work for your Downey residence. If those really worked to get rid of gophers we could just simply spray this all over and the gophers would just disappear. If that did work Rodent Guys would not be in business.

Legal Status for Downey, California

Downey pocket gophers are listed by the DFG as a non game mammal. A gopher effecting your property can be controlled by any legal method at any time.

Rodent Guys Pest Control for Downey, 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 Downey

Rodent Guys will come out to your Downey property toexterminate gophers in Downey using the optimal methods based on each situation to achieve the best gopher control. Where allowed, tunnel fumigation method is preferred to get rid of gophers because of it’s effectiveness to remove gophers. On Downey residential properties gopher bait below the surface in the pocket gopher system is our normal gopher control technique and will eliminate gophers shortly after they consume the bait.

However, we are Downey gopher trapping experts. We offer gopher trapping lessons for gopher control and getting rid of gophers on your own for your Downey property. We will teach you how to kill gophers with traps overnight for another option in Downey.

How to get rid of gophers in Downey, CA is a tough job for the novice. We have a lot of experience with gopher control in Downey and will do a good job in doing so. We are primarily an agricultural pest control service for Downey. We also do squirrel pest control, mole pest control and other “yard” type pests in Downey. Please call our pest control company today for more information and pricing options for your Downey and surrounding areas.

Gopher Downey

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

Owner: Nick Nielsen

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