More groundhogs

Dell Sherk
Mon, 22 Mar 2010 10:05:45 PDT
I have heard all sorts of urban legends about getting rid of them. One was
to put a piece of raw chicken down the burrow. 

Still unsuccessful.


-----Original Message-----
From: []
On Behalf Of P. C. Andrews
Sent: Monday, March 22, 2010 9:56 AM
Subject: [pbs] Prairie pirahna......was Hippeastrum brasilianum

"If you have never been plagued by these rodents, let me tell you that they
can destroy a
garden in one night! "

Dell,  After trying many approaches to remove an extended family of
woodchucks squatting in my garden, 
I found that well-used cat litter dumped down the burrows was quite (and
immediately) successful 
in encouraging them to move on.  Its very effective but not a perfect the 
neighbors are complaining about burrows in their yards and my borders still
get raided once in a while.

I'll be a good neighbor this Spring and give them all bags of cat litter.

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