Best Used For:ChipmunksSquirrelsWeasels
Trapping Has Never Been Easier
Endorsed by top rescue leagues around the country, this all-in-one feral cat trapping kit has everything you need to trap and care for stray and feral cats. This trap is ideal for use with Trap-Neuter-Return programs, as well as catching the pesky stray in your yard.
Set and Release with One Hand
Set this humane squirrel trap in just 1 simple step. Just pull on the patented Easy Set® lever to lock open the door, and it's ready for a catch. Best of all, the lever also allows you to release the animal while standing away from the trap, clear of the animal's escape path.
Enlarged Hand Guard and Carrying Handle Protect You
An enlarged steel plate covers the entire width of the top of the trap, protecting your hand from contact with the animal, and the updated, rigid plastic carrying handle makes the handling experience even more comfortable for you.
Safe, Rolled Metal Edges Protect the Animal
Just like the Havahart® squirrel trap you've relied on for years, this one is constructed of one-piece wire mesh, galvanized for resistance to rust and corrosion. And edges are polished smooth to protect the animal from injuring itself during transport.
No-Escape Door Lock Gives You Peace of Mind
The tightly spring-loaded door features updated door locks and added reinforcements, making your squirrel trap more escape-proof than ever.
Compare Havahart® Small-Sized TrapsTRADITIONAL EASY-SET®Model #1020102507451077DIMENSIONSTrap Opening
(w x h)Trap Length3 x 3 in10 in5 x 5 in18 in6 x 6 in17 in7 x7 in17 in5 x 5 in17 in7 x 7 in17 inANIMALS BEST USED FORShrewsMiceVolesChipmunksRatsSquirrelsWeaselsRabbitsSkunksDESIGN & CONSTRUCTION# of DoorsSet as 1 or 2-Door TrapEasy Set® 1-Step Set & ReleaseEnlarged Handle
GuardGalvanized SteelManufacturer's Warranty21 Year21 Year11 Year11 Year11 Year11 year1-Year Manufacturer's Warranty
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Gardener Recommended & Made in the USA
Member tested and recommended by The National Home Gardening Club – one of the most revered garden associations in America. Havahart® was awarded this endorsement based on the quality and effectiveness of our traps. Proudly made in the USA, Havahart® traps are made in the small town of Lititz, PA.
Model # 1082 Dimensions 17" x 5" x 5.5" Weight 3.06 lb Material Galvanized Steel; One-Piece 12-Gauge Wire Mesh; Plastic Carrying Handle Door Type 1 Spring-Loaded Door Setting Mechanism 1-Step Easy Set® Lever Animals Chipmunks, Rats, Squirrels, and Weasels
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
Review RateVery pleased
In the past 2 1/2 weeks I have trapped and relocated 31 chipmunks . This product is more effective than my neighbors trap. I am very pleased with this trap.
Review RateCritters On The Run
After purchasing three (3) of the 1082, easy set traps my experience is that the traps are not sensitive enough to catch chipmunks. Two of the traps featured an adjustment knob while the third did not. After watching chipmunks enter the trap, walk across pressure trip plate, consume several dry roasted peanuts and scamper away, it is time to procure a different Havahart model.Response From Havahart®Kathryn : Consumer Relations Representative
Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback! The sensitivity of this trap may be increased by adding weight to the trigger pan with small stones, metal washers, or magnets. This trap is covered by a 30-day guarantee and a 1-year warranty with a copy of the purchase receipt. Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) with any questions.
Review RateDurable, strong, and safe.
This is one awesome trap! I not only caught squirrels but I've caught possum also. Easy to set easy to bait. And when I have captured a little critter it's easy to Let It Go. I also like the feature where the animal cannot scratch you through the top because it is plated with a piece of tin.
Review RateDurable, strong, and safe.
This have a heart 17-inch trap is so easy to set pull the lever back hold it while you bait the Trap then set it down and walk away. I check my traps every 6 hours, the first hour I caught me a possum. So far I have caught three and taking them deep into the woods and let then go. It's really easy. But be careful, thanks to the shield on top of the cage there is no fear of scratching or biting. Good job have a heart.
Review RateDisappointed with product
Just what I needed to catch my Chipmunks, but as others have found out the trigger isn’t sensitive enough. Read other reviews that shared the same problem and some were able to somehow manipulate the trigger to work. Why doesn’t it work in the first place . I’m very disappointed.!Response From Havahart®Jennifer : Consumer Relations Representative
Thank you for providing this feedback! We are sorry to hear of this experience. Our traps are designed for the average sized animal. Depending on the weight/size of the animal, additional steps may be needed to increase the chances of a catch. To increase the sensitivity of the trap, we recommend adding pebbles/washers to the trip plate or tying the bait from the roof of the trap, just beyond the trip plate.
We hope this information was helpful! Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) with any questions or for additional assistance.
Review RateUseless waste of money
Useless. They wouldn't go in.Response From Havahart®Jennifer : Consumer Relations Representative
We are very sorry to hear the desired results were not seen and would like to learn more about this experience! For further assistance, please feel free to contact us directly. Our Consumer Relations Team can be reached at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242).
Review RateWorked well for the rat I caught
This trap worked great for the large rat that I caught. I placed a large piece of overripe banana just past the plate, at the back of the cage- it did the trick! I really appreciated having the one-hand release. In the past it has been tricky to open up the cage without getting my hand close to the animal. This is a much better system
Review RateWorks well!
Small one door trap works well with chipmunks and red squirrels, all I need.
Review RateNot great for Chipmunks
Not great for catching chipmunks which is what I bought if for. Should be a method for adjusting tension. I would not recommend this for this reason. Try the Havaheart x-small 1 door trap. Works much better for chipmunks.Response From Havahart®Jennifer : Consumer Relations Representative
This trap is ideal for catching smaller animals such as chipmunks, rats, squirrels and weasels. If more weight is needed to trip the trap, we recommend adding something small onto the trigger plate such as a pebble or washer. Different bait placement can also help adjust the tension.
Our products are backed by a 30 day return policy with a copy of the purchase receipt. Please feel free to contact our Consumer Relations Team at 1-855-5-HAVAHART (1-855-542-8242) with any questions or for additional assistance.
Review RateChipmunks are light weight challenges
As with some of the reviews above, the chipmunks can get in and out without setting off the trap. The sunflower seed shells and the empty peanut shells were beside the cage. It seems to work well for capturing the squirrels. We also have 3 other traps from your company but with a more sensitive design, unfortunately they sometimes unset themselves.