Gopher Riverside

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Gopher in Riverside | Gopher control with the leading pest control control company around. Rodent Guys SPECIALIZES IN GOPHERS and MOLES and is a licensed for agricultural pest control for your Riverside, CA property.

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Riverside Gopher Control – Riverside Gopher Removal

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

Riverside Gopher Removal

Riverside Gopher Control – Gophers dig underground forcing dirt to the top of your Riverside home. The Riverside dirt is pushed to the surface from tunnels that are at an angle to the ground. The mounds make a horseshoe shape as shown in the picture above. This helps distinguish them from mounds created by moles that are shaped like a volcano.

Riverside gopher mounds are usually closed off at the surface with soil. This helps to identify them from other burrowing animals like meadow mice (voles) you can see in Riverside. On average, a single gopher makes about 1 to 3 holes each day. This is why you need to get rid of a gopher immediately. Gopher removal (not gofer removal) is usually done by a professionals near Riverside, CA. Rodent Guys has experience on how to remove gophers.

Gopher Destruction for Riverside, California

Gophers can be serious agricultural pests on your Riverside property. They destroy landscaping and turf alike. They feed on many types of plants and trees. The dirt mounds they make can be unsightly, smother turf, and even pose trip hazard on playgrounds in Riverside. That hazard is also crucial around livestock. Farmers feel it is important to perform gopher control to protect their expensive animals from breaking a leg.

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

The best Riverside gopher control methods to get rid of gophers fast and gain control in Riverside are burrow fumigants, poison baiting and trapping. Trapping and baiting are options that a property owner in Riverside can use with limited success. For Riverside 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 bait strength is rather low resulting in poor gopher removal in Riverside.

Baits available to the pest control professional are much more potent and very much more effective for gopher control than those available to a unlicensed person. The main reason to hire a gopher expert like Rodent Guys is experience of how to get rid of gophers in Riverside with proper placement of fumigants, traps and or bait for effective gopher control to get rid of gophers in Riverside, CA.

Gopher Repellents | Riverside Gopher Control

There are no repellents or scaring devices available in Riverside that have been shown to protect Riverside 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 Riverside property. If those really worked to get rid of gophers we would just simply spray this everywhere and the gophers would magically go away. If that did work our gopher control business would not exist.

Law for Riverside, California

Riverside pocket gophers are classified by the California Department of Fish and Game as a non game pest. If they are causing damage, they are allowed to be taken using any legal method.

Our Gopher Control for Riverside, 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 Riverside

We will come out to your Riverside property toeliminate gophers in Riverside using the best methods based on each situation to achieve the best gopher control. Where allowed, tunnel fumigation method is implemented to get rid of gophers because of it’s effectiveness to control gophers. On Riverside residential properties gopher bait below ground in the pocket gopher system is the usual gopher control technique and will take care of gophers soon after they eat the bait.

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

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

Gopher Riverside

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

Owner: Nick Nielsen

Los Angeles County Agriculture Commissioner

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