Moles

Tips & Tricks: Moles vs. voles

January 18, 2017 By
Many technicians misdiagnose disrupted dirt or tunneling systems that appear in a yard. Homeowners call and think they have moles, when in reality they most likely have voles. Remember, voles have clearly visible openings at each end of their tunnel... Read more»
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Photo: Critter Control

Critter Control franchise heeds the call of the wild

August 4, 2016 By
Kevin Clark was a small fish in a big pond. Now he’s a big fish in a big pond. After starting and expanding Critter Control through franchising, he has helped Rollins grow strategically by selling his business to it. After... Read more»

Bell Laboratories

September 24, 2012 By
By Craig Riekena, Compliance Manager Moles are one of the most annoying, yet least understood pests. The damage they do to an otherwise beautiful lawn, park or golf course can be maddening. What’s more, the better tended a turf is,... Read more»
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Wildlife Control Supplies Offers “MOLES…Removal Made Simple” DVD

July 17, 2008 By
EAST GRANBY, Conn. — Wildlife Control Supplies is releasing the new and improved “MOLES..Removal Made Simple” on DVD with added deep tunneling footage. This is the first in a series of WCS educational videos dealing with wildlife control and animal handling. This... Read more»
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By: Peter Martin

Voles or Moles?

October 1, 2007 By
By: Peter Martin The wrong identification can make or break an account. Distinguishing between vole and mole damage can be tricky. Both pests construct tunnels, which can result in lawn and garden damage. Moles frequently get the blame for these landscape... Read more»
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Austin Frishman

Treatment Countdown: Practical Tips for Small Flies

August 1, 2007 By
By: Austin Frishman Occasionally, pipes break in walls, or ceilings leak. When flies infest such areas, major construction is required. The construction alteration costs are much more than the actual pest management service costs. With that in mind, try using this... Read more»
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Pest Mystery

August 1, 2005 By
If you’ll recall from the July mystery (page 72), a mysterious critter digging in yards was immortalized in rhyme. The culprit was a vole (Microtus spp.). Sometimes known as a field or meadow mouse (which makes some homeowners unfortunately lump them... Read more»
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