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asked in category: General Last Updated: 29th May, 2020

Can you kill gophers with carbon monoxide?

Exhaust gas (carbon monoxide) had been used for many years in the effort to kill gophers. Though it had some success, it had limitations in that it required digging out the burrow opening and inserting a hose with five or six pounds pressure of exhaust gas. It gave the gopher plenty of time to block the burrow.

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Besides, can you kill moles with carbon monoxide?

one of the more invasive but effective methods to kill or ward off moles and gophers is to leverage the carbon monoxide exhaust from your vehicle. These harmful emissions will persuade moles and gophers to get out of the yard or in some cases even kill them if that's OK with you.

One may also ask, do smoke bombs kill gophers? Giant Destroyer smoke bombs produce a gas when ignited and dropped into burrows that will kill moles, gophers, woodchucks, rats, skunks and ground squirrels.

Correspondingly, how do you get rid of gophers in your exhaust?

Once the sleeve is fitted to the exhaust pipe, you just attach an ordinary garden hose -- up to 270 ft. long -- and go to work. To kill gophers, you locate the tunnel, stick the hose into the open hole, and pack soil around the opening to seal the burrow.

How does Dawn dish soap get rid of moles?

Combine Dawn dish soap, castor oil and water in a bottle. Soak the areas where moles and other burrowing animals are taking over. You might not be able to get rid of them in one go. So repeat this treatment week after week until they are gone.

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