How To Build A Self-Resetting Mouse Trap

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Pest control in austere environments is a very big deal. While pests in modern times are just a cause of inconvenience, it was much different in the past. Today, we look pests as creatures that cause damage to property and give us the general uncomfortable critter feelings.

These 5-gallon bucket mouse traps are cheap and easy to build, easy to use and easy to service. I know the regular mouse traps are cheap but this trap can also catch rats too.

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Throughout history, before pests were effectively controlled, they were harbingers of disease! They brought death into your town as surely as an invading force. In most cases, they were even more effective! 

In a true SHTF scenario, we will lose the ability to control those pests and waste management failures will invite more of them. To combat this we need to know how to deal with pest control from a simple DIY perspective. We


Originally posted on SHTF Preparedness