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Squirrels in the neighborhood can either be a delight or a nuisance. A desire to catch a squirrel may be the result of (1) wanting a furry little pet, or (2) wanting to get rid of a pesky rodent. These instructions will teach a simple way to make a squirrel trap out of everyday house hold items. It can also be used to catch chipmunks, mice, and other small rodents.


     1 large box
     40 feet of string
     1 stick
     Handful of nuts

Step 1: Tie string

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Take the string and tie it to the stick using any type of knot that won't slip.

It's better to place the knot closer to the end of the stick.