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Taking the War on Squirrels to the Next Level

IMG_0174, originally uploaded by Prince of Petworth.

I used to think I was pretty tough on squirrels. I ain’t got nothing on the folks out in Spokane:

“The agency is using a special machine called the Rodenator Pro to detonate some of the estimated 100 to 150 squirrels tearing up the grounds.

The Rodenator Pro pumps propane and oxygen into the tunnels of squirrels, then sends an electric spark that causes an explosion. The shock waves kill the squirrels and collapse their tunnels – but in a humane way, the agency said.”

Even I feel kinda bad about this…

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