Pest Control

Rats
The licensed municipal Pest Control Officer is responsible for conducting inspections and managing the infestation of rats in the municipality. Art Thiessen is the Pest Control Officer who makes annual visits to your property. Art will deliver rat poison during these visits. If you have a complaint of a rat infestation, please email Sandra and the PCO will investigate.

Muskrats
If you would like to hunt muskrats within the municipality, you will require a Nuisance Wildlife Permit from the Ministry of Environment. Please contact the Compliance & Field Services Department at the address below.​
Compliance and Field Services, Ministry of Environment​
102-112 Research Drive,​
Saskatoon, Canada S7N 3R3​
Bus: 306-933-6240​
Fax:306-933-5773

​Beavers
Beavers continue to cause damage to municipal roads. The beaver bounty within the municipality requires an application form to be completed and submitted for approval and direction as to the location of which hunting is required.​

Gophers
Strychnine gopher poison is available for purchase at the municipal office. The sale of the poison requires application forms and signatures before release of the 2% strychnine poison. A gopher poison probe is also available for use.

Skunks
Skunk traps are available for free rental. Please call the municipal office to make arrangements for pickup at the municipal shop.

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