Who’s Been Digging In My Yard?

Who’s Been Digging In My Yard?

When you find holes, mounds of dirt or torn up turf, in your beautiful landscape, you’ve been visited by “wildlife” on the hunt for food and/or a place to live. You can identify your trespasser, most often, by the damage they leave behind. Pocket Gophers (often...
Where Did These Gophers Come From and Why My Yard?

Where Did These Gophers Come From and Why My Yard?

The most asked questions about gophers are; (1.) Why my yard and (2. )where did they suddenly come from?                                                     The easiest answers are: Gophers migrate from neighboring properties where populations have gotten out of...
Gophers Survive Exploding Volcanoes!

Gophers Survive Exploding Volcanoes!

Well, we have it from the experts that even a volcanic eruption can’t discourage gophers from their daily tasks of digging holes and burrow systems and eating whatever vegetation they fancy. The May 8th, 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens ripped the top off the...