Skunks Galore!!

Skunks Galore!!

It’s that time of  year again, skunk breeding season.  Seems a bit early, but I guess pretty close to normal.  From mid February until early March around here they show up under houses, sheds etc.  The location pictured is one where they seem to be able to get...
Porcupine in a Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Trap

Porcupine in a Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Trap

Though the 12x18x39 Comstock Beaver Cage Trap was designed to operate in and under water primarily for beaver and otter, it works fine on land, set standing up at 18 inches tall with the door closing sideways or flat at 12 inches high.  On land the beaver trap has no...
Mega Beaver in a Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Trap

Mega Beaver in a Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Trap

We just received a photo of a monster 73 pound beaver caught in the “workhorse” 12x18x39 Comstock Beaver Trap, topping our best of 66 pounds.  We have caught 66’s a couple of times with quite a few above 60.  The 73 is the largest beaver we have seen...
Just hit 900 beaver in Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Traps !

Just hit 900 beaver in Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Traps !

On October 26, 2017 we hit the 900 mark in caged beaver in the popular Comstock Swim Through Beaver Cage Traps, taking beavers number 898, 899 and 900 on that day.  The latest milestone was reached three days short of 7 years, since the first experimental 12×18...
Swing Panels are doing it for the Professionals!

Swing Panels are doing it for the Professionals!

Many thanks to Rob Winters of Animal Control Specialists LLC for sharing pictures of the Comstock Swing Panel Traps in action, this time catching red squirrels at an ADC job location.  Pictures really tell the story.  Positive sets at den sites are pretty much a sure...
New York State Trappers Convention / The Comstock Line of Products

New York State Trappers Convention / The Comstock Line of Products

Judy and I just returned from three days at the New York State Trappers Convention.  Not only was the weather incredible, 40’s to 70, we had a great show and enjoyed seeing everyone again.  Because we had traveled to Wisconsin to pick up a trailer load of cage...
Finally met Legendary Beaver Trapper, Fred Lawrence

Finally met Legendary Beaver Trapper, Fred Lawrence

It surely was a pleasure to meet Fred Lawrence from Washington.  Fred, his wife Carol, son Mark and grandsons took us to lunch yesterday on the Hudson River in Luzerne where the river drops into a narrow falls.  A perfect fall like day, cool and sunny, Judy and I had...
Comstock Beaver Cage Takes All Sizes

Comstock Beaver Cage Takes All Sizes

The large Swim Through Comstock Beaver Cage Traps take beavers of all sizes.  Pictured are six beaver, three adults weighing in the 30-40 pound range with three young beaver and a muskrat.  Note that the beavers are not much larger than the muskrat.  All seven animals...