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Gophers in Altadena | Gopher removal by the most popular pest control removal company around. Rodent Guys SPECIALIZES IN GOPHERS and MOLES and is a 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 more correctly called, that occur in Altadena, California. However the most likely to be encountered 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 different colors but are most often grayish brown.

Altadena Gopher Removal

Altadena Gopher Control – How tell if gophers are my lawn. The Altadena dirt is pushed to the surface from tunnels that are at an angle to the ground. The mounds form in a horseshoe shape as shown in the picture above. This helps distinguish them from mounds made by moles that are shaped like a volcano.

Altadena gopher tunnels are normally closed off at the surface with dirt. This helps to distinguish them from other burrowing animals like meadow mice (voles) you can come across in Altadena. The normal rule of thumb, one pocket gopher creates about one to three holes per day. This is why you should to get rid of a gopher right away. Gopher removal (not gofer removal) is usually done by a professionals near Altadena, CA. Rodent Guys is experience on how to remove gophers.

Gopher Damage for Altadena, California

Gophers can be serious agricultural pests on your Altadena property. They damage landscaping and turf alike. They feed on many types of plants and trees. The dirt mounds they create can be unsightly, smother turf, and even pose trip hazard on playgrounds in Altadena. This hazard is also crucial around farm animals. Owners feel it is important to perform gopher control to protect their expensive animals from injury.

Altadena Gopher control | Pocket Gopher Removal and how to get rid of gophers in Altadena, CA

The best Altadena gopher control methods to get rid of gophers fast and gain control in Altadena are burrow fumigants, poison baiting and trapping. Trapping and baiting are ways that an ordinary 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 remove gophers effectively. Poison baits available to non licensed people are not very effective at getting rid of gophers. The gopher poison strength is very low resulting in ineffective gopher control in Altadena.

Baits available to the pest control professional 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 experience 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.

Gopher Repellents | Altadena Gopher Control

There are no sprays or scaring devices available in Altadena that have been proven to protect Altadena landscapes from pocket gophers. Several plants, such as gopher purge and castor bean, have been rumored to offer protection. No relivable tests for these claims have ever been documented to prove they work for your Altadena residence. If repellents 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 we would not exist.

Law for Altadena, California

Altadena pocket gophers are classified by the DFG as a non-game pest. A gopher effecting your property can be controlled by any legal method at any time.

Rodent Guys Pest 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


Gophers Altadena

Rodent Guys will come out to your Altadena property toremove gophers in Altadena using the best methods based on each situation to get the best gopher control. Where allowed, tunnel fumigation method is used to get rid of gophers because of it’s effectiveness to control gophers. On Altadena residential properties gopher bait below ground in the pocket gopher tunnel is our usual gopher control technique and will kill gophers soon after they consume the bait.

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

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

Gophers Altadena

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

Owner: Nick Nielsen

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