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Gopher vs Mole: What are the Main Differences?

Have you noticed strange mounds of dirt in your yard? If so, the culprit could be a digging pest like a gopher or a mole – but how do you tell the difference between the two? Here at Smith’s Pest Management, we’ve helped Bay Area customers get rid of moles and gophers for over 15 years, so we know what it takes to identify and eliminate these destructive critters. In this blog, we’ll share our top tips for differentiating gophers from moles, identifying the damage

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Locally Owned Company Specializing In Burrowing Pests

You have a lot of choices when it comes to choosing a home services provider. Especially when dealing with pest control. Many pest control companies deal in ants and termites and rats and mice, but few are really specialists in eradicating gophers and moles. Even fewer still are the pest control companies that are locally owned and specializes in getting rid of gophers and moles. Enter Smith’s Pest Management, formerly Smith’s Gopher Trapping Service! Not only are we locally owned but we do nothing but trap (way better than poison) gophers, moles and voles

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Monthly And Annual Gopher Removal Service Is A Great Value

Having your gopher trapping done in a proactive manner can save you a lot of lost plants and torn up landscaping. Plus your gopher guy will appreciate the ease of scheduling your work. Every year we have such a onslaught of new gopher calls starting in the spring. This large call volume slows in the fall and in the winter things can be pretty quiet. Gophers and moles do not hibernate, but their activity often does become less obvious in the colder months. The problem we and the customers face is,

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Hillsborough, CA Gopher Removal And Mole Removal

We here at Smith’s Pest Management, “your Bay area gopher guys”, get a lot of calls for gophers an moles infestation in and around Hillsborough, California. This quintessential Peninsula community is a great example of what prime gopher and mole habitat looks like…yet it has fine landscapes and gardens sprinkled throughout. Of course, folks can’t tolerate burrowing pests in the garden so they call us and say “get rid of gophers and get rid of moles!” You see, gophers and moles love the bay area’s soils, plant species, and

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