Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525)

Item no: 7201981 | 048745335254
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  • Product Type: Rat Trap
  • Animal Type: Rat
  • Kills Repels: Rats
  • Number in Package: 1
  • Trap Type: Bait
  • Reusable rat snap trap. Removable bait cup allows baiting without putting your hands inside of the trap. Multiple mounting points allow trap to be secured vertically or horizontally to maximize placement and prevent trap loss.


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Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525)
 
4.1

(based on 13 reviews)

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83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (12)
  • Portable (9)
  • Reduces number of pests (9)
  • Safe (6)
  • Humane (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home (6)
    • Outdoors (6)
    • Garden (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Do-it-yourself (9)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    AWESOME TRAP

    This rat trap works awesome. I have trapped 4 rats in the last 6 days. It is very easy to use and you don't have to worry about snapping your finger, like the...Read complete review

    This rat trap works awesome. I have trapped 4 rats in the last 6 days. It is very easy to use and you don't have to worry about snapping your finger, like the traditional wood and wire traps. 5 stars...

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    Works good, but...

    This trap works well but if it is triggerd by a fast rat or mouse (one that is not actually in the jaws when they close) the lack of padding (the animal) will...Read complete review

    This trap works well but if it is triggerd by a fast rat or mouse (one that is not actually in the jaws when they close) the lack of padding (the animal) will cause the hinge to shatter. This has happened to the last two that I bought.

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    1.0

    Do Not Buy These Traps!!

    By JK

    from CA

    Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

    These traps are not a reliable, quick kill. On numerous occasions the rat was only partially trapped and was not killed instantly and either died in the trap later or dragged the trap several feet away and then escaped.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Great trap but the wears out quickly.

    By John of the Rat Patrol

    from Austin, TX

    About Me Do-It-Yourself

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Portable
    • Reduces Number Of Pests
    • Safe

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home
      • Yard

      Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

      I've bought quite a few of these traps over the years as they are very good and are easy to use. I use them for roof rats. The only thing I don't like about them is the plastic is very cheap and only lasts a month or so before you can no longer set it, but in a month you can get quite a few rats. If you set one and just leave it, it will spring itself due to the plastic wearing out and weakening. Having said this I keep buying them because I won't use the traditional traps that I am very nervous setting. These are good traps.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      bad quality control

      By Crista

      from Tucson, AZ

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Humane

      Cons

      • Fragile
      • Poor Quality

      Best Uses

        Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

        I've caught four rats over the course of a year with these traps. Of the first two traps, one fell from a foot off the ground and broke, so we replaced it. The other one caught several rats, but then the bottom broke. The replacement for the first trap broke shortly thereafter.

        So since I don't have a lot of rats, I decided to downsize and only keep one trap around. The current trap's catch is too stiff, so we've been feeding our rat for three nights running. We've clearly trained it to come to the bait, but now we need to train it to jump up and down on the pedal. My next purchase will be a T-Rex or those Victor pedal things. I've had it with Tomcats.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        If you have rats and poison is not good!

        By Barbara

        from Conyers,Ga.

        About Me Do-It-Yourself

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Humane
        • Keep away from children
        • Portable
        • Reduces Number Of Pests
        • Safe

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Barn
          • Home

          Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

          If you need help to control rats. This is much safer than other traps or the use of poison! Young children might think it is a toy, this trap looks so simple that a child may not see the danger of it.
          I am so glad to have found this product at Ace Hardware! Thank you Ace!!

           
          4.0

          Lethal

          By AcmeRodentReducer

          from Tampa, FL

          About Me Do-It-Yourself

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Portable
          • Reduces Number Of Pests
          • Teeth prevents escape

          Cons

          • Fast but not fast enough

          Best Uses

          • Garden
          • Home
          • Yard

          Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

          With Bait Station, very effective & lethal. Few times animal was caught by a limb, still alive.

          Also used in combination with wire-type spring traps in a "rat tunnel minefield" of sorts. Heartier rats escape wire-type easily, but not the Tomcats.

          Only "con" is that it is not faster, so it can grab the smarter, quicker rats.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Tomcat built a better rat trap

          By Dennis

          from New Lisbon, NY

          About Me Do-It-Yourself

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Humane
          • Portable
          • Reduces Number Of Pests
          • Safe

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Barn
            • Garage

            Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

            I used the traps in our pole barn. We had a problem with rats attracted to poultry feed, but I do not like to use poisons around the property. The Tomcat traps were easy to bait, easy to arm and disarm. If we had dometic animals in the area who might spring the traps, I easily covered the traps them with a bucket until the area was clear. The first trap captued and killed ten rats without us having to change the bait. We had peanut butter in the bait cup sprinkled with a little turkey crumble. Great product.

             
            5.0

            Best rat trap ever

            By "E"

            from Churchville, NY

            About Me Do-It-Yourself

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Reduces Number Of Pests

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Yard

              Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

              I use it inside a bait box(same Co.)so dogs don't get their noses "snapped"; or tie it, if used under porch.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Trap

              By BgPB

              from Newark, CA

              About Me Do-It-Yourself

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Portable
              • Reduces Number Of Pests

              Cons

              • None found

              Best Uses

              • Garden
              • Home
              • Yard

              Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

              Trapped two rats last night, very easy to dispose

              Re-use of trap huge plus

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              Works good, but...

              By flustered

              from Carson City, NV

              About Me Do-It-Yourself

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Portable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

                  This trap works well but if it is triggerd by a fast rat or mouse (one that is not actually in the jaws when they close) the lack of padding (the animal) will cause the hinge to shatter. This has happened to the last two that I bought.

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Boy, does this work

                  By Bruce

                  from Mountian View, CA

                  About Me Novice

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Portable
                  • Safe

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

                      Bought 6 traps and set them with peanut butter cup pieces. Two days later two dead rats. Haven't seen another since.

                      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Excellent Trap

                      By Big E

                      from Decatur,IL

                      About Me Do-It-Yourself

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Humane
                      • Portable
                      • Reduces Number Of Pests
                      • Safe

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Garden
                        • Home
                        • Yard

                        Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

                        I used the rat trap for ground squirrels that were digging holes around my garden and foundation. Caught 8 in one week. This trap is simple to bait, set, and release!

                        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Excellent rodent catcher!!!

                        By Kathy Marquess

                        from Jefferson, Ga

                        About Me Novice

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Portable
                        • Reduces Number Of Pests
                        • Safe

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Home

                          Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

                          This is an awesome rat trap.. We recently had a rat infestation and we consistantly trapped a rat every day, sometimes twice a day if we were home to hear the trap being sprung.. THE BEST at doing its job.. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

                          (9 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          AWESOME TRAP

                          By Mike

                          from Arizona

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Use
                          • Reduces Number Of Pests

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Yard

                            Comments about Tomcat Rat Trap (BL33525):

                            This rat trap works awesome. I have trapped 4 rats in the last 6 days. It is very easy to use and you don't have to worry about snapping your finger, like the traditional wood and wire traps. 5 stars...

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