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Vertebrate pests and nuisances

Prevention and control of agricultural vertebrate pests.

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How we keep Alberta rat-free and what you can do to help.

Common birds that can be a nuisance and how control them.

Learn what you can do to control damage to property and crops caused by gophers, mice, moles, porcupines, rabbits and skunks.

Damage control measures can keep predatory animals such as coyotes, bears, wild boars, cougars, wolves and weasels from damaging flocks.

When not being raised as livestock, wild boar are considered ‘at large’ and are a provincially regulated invasive pest.

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