Tag: Vantassel

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A different kind of ‘deer mouse’

December 4, 2019 By
Are you using mounted trail cameras at your accounts? Or are you using photos and videos in other ways, such as with a GoPro device? Read more»
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Wildlife Control Consultant: Resource compilation

October 29, 2019 By
PMP magazine’s wildlife consultant, Stephen Vantassel, CWCP, ACE, is author of the third editions of both The Wildlife Damage Inspection Handbook and The Wildlife Removal Handbook. He also blogs regularly at WildlifeControlConsultant.com and does a weekly segment on the Pest... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Professionalism counts

March 28, 2018 By
On p. 14 of the March issue, you’ll see great responses to our question of the month from Dr. Austin Frishman, Dr. Doug Mampe and Pete Schopen. But here’s what other PMP contributors had to say about why it’s important for service technicians to look... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Experts’ favorite technologies

January 29, 2018 By
On p. 14 of the January issue, you’ll see great responses from Frank Meek, Mark “Shep” Sheperdigian and Dr. Stephen Vantassel. But four more of our contributors weighed in on the topic of “What technology do you rely on most... Read more»
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What’s the best piece of industry advice you received?

November 2, 2017 By
On p. 10 of our November issue, you’ll see great responses from Dr. Austin Frishman, Paul Hardy and Dr. Doug Mampe. But several more of our columnists weighed in on the topic of “What’s the best piece of advice you received when you... Read more»
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What is a good add-on service for PMPs?

September 27, 2017 By
On p. 10 of our October issue, you’ll see great responses from Dan Gordon, Eric Scherzinger, Mark “Shep” Sheperdigian and Dr. Stephen Vantassel. But several more of our columnists weighed in on the topic. Not only is residential duct cleaning... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: DIY pest control run amok

August 30, 2017 By
In our September issue’s Question of the Month (p. 14), PMP contributors Dr. Austin Frishman, Frank Meek and Pete Schopen weigh in on the most outlandish pest home remedies they’ve heard. But several of our other contributors had crazy stories... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Which pest is most often misidentified?

June 12, 2017 By
The June issue’s Question of the Month (p. 14) features responses from Paul Hardy, Ray Johnson and Mark “Shep” Sheperdigian, but several other PMP contributors weighed in (and so did Shep, for a second time!): Dr. Jim Fredericks: The most... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Customer Cooperation, Take II

May 17, 2017 By
We recently asked all of our contributors, What’s the best way to convince a customer to cooperate with you? While the responses from Dr. Austin Frishman, Frank Meek and Stuart Aust made our May print issue, several other contributors had... Read more»
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Wildlife Control Consultant: Revised Edition

April 26, 2017 By
Pest Management Professional’s wildlife consultant, Dr. Stephen Vantassel, has published a revision of Steve Meyer’s classic, Being Kind to Animal Pests. This revised edition provides users of cage and box traps with specific principles and tips to improve the humaneness... Read more»
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