Updated: Mar 1, 2021
BUCKET MOUSE TRAP
A bucket mouse trap is a trap made from a 5 gallon bucket.
1. Drill holes at the Rim of the bucket, on 2 opposite sides
2. Insert a the rolling log mouse trap through the 2 holes
3. Bait with peanut butter and add a ramp for the mice to get up.
4. Fill the bottom 4-6" inches of water if you plan to kill the mice, or leave add a little cooking oil, or wood chips at the bottom of the buckets so they can't jump out.
The trap works when a mouse at the top of the ramp tries to get to the peanut butter bait in the middle of the roller. The mouse’s weight shifts and makes the roller spins, Throwing the mouse into the bucket. Truly the best way to kill mice quickly!