Microtus pennsylvanicus

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  • Vole
  • Vole Damage
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Problem with Voles
The main complaints we get are:
    Voles are eating the plants, the plant roots and flowers
    Voles are tearing up the yard
    Voles are girdling the trees
About Voles
Voles are a pear-shaped, short eared, short tailed animal about 4-10 inches in length.
Voles eat vertebrate and landscape plants. Voles are know to cause damage to young trees from eating the roots and the bark around the bottom of the tree. Voles can also dig holes in yard.
How to Get Rid of Voles
A-1 Wildlife Service can put together a trapping program to get rid of your voles.
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