Havahart® recommends the following baits to attract cats:
Use a small plate to place the bait at the end of the live cat trap.
Oil of catnip
Ultimate Feral Cat Protection
Now that you’ve trapped your feral cat, use a repellent to stop them from coming back. Using a combination of Havahart® traps and repellents gives you the MAXIMUM protection you need to keep your yard free of animal intruders!
Critter Ridder® animal repellent has dual application methods - liquid and granular - to give multi-surface or perimeter barrier protection
Watch Billy Bretherton from "The Exterminator" a Wednesday evening show on A&E as he explains Havhart traps and how to bait them.
Don't let the show's name fool you; Billy is a big fan of Havahart® and live trapping.