The Longworth Small Mammal Trap has been the industry standard in ecological surveying for many years. Suitable for live-trapping small mammals such as mice, voles and shrews. This trap is built to a high quality construction with adjustable sensitivity, this offers one of the best catch rates. Offers a seperate nest box area for food and hay, angled so that water drains out. Available with or without shrew hole.
This trap is composed of two parts: a tunnel, which contains the door to stumble the mechanism - and a nest box, which is attached to the rear of the tunnel. It offers a great space for food and equipment of bedding and when used, it is positioned at an angle toward the top of the tunnel of trap to prevent rain from entering the trap and to ensure a drainage of urine or condensation. When you do not use the trap, the tunnel may be ideally positioned to the inside of the nest box for the storage or transport easy.
Some small mammals species are protected by the law (shrews in the United Kingdom). You must obtain a license from Scottish Natural Heritage or Natural England if you require the traps set to capture any shrew species. Please ensure that you are aware of and meet the specified requirements, relevant laws of the country you are in.
We now offer FREE UK SHIPPING for online orders over £30 to the UK mainland (under 30kg), including service & repair items. For information on qualifying requirements for free shipping, please see our delivery page.
We aim for next working day delivery on all UK mainland orders received before 3.00pm. Where products need to be made to order or are not a regular stock item, or during busy times of year, despatch times may be longer.
If your order is urgent please call us on 01451 833 181. There is usually an additional charge for timed delivery.
We will always use a reputable courier company and require a signature on delivery. Smaller items are usually shipped using Royal Mail or DPD, and larger items are sent using TNT or Tuffnells. Palletised deliveries are with Pallex.
We will email you shipping confirmation after your order has been despatched. Where available, you will also receive tracking notification by email or text. If you need to track your parcel urgently then please contact us.
We can deliver to anywhere in the world, but you may need to contact us for a quote.
If your order doesn’t qualify for free shipping then UK mainland delivery starts at £6.67 ex VAT, while Highlands and Islands delivery starts at £12.50. You can calculate shipping costs using the basket.
Important Information About Backorders
At Wildcare there are times when items are only available on a backorder basis, either due to high demand or if the item is a special order item. We refer to these as ‘backorder items.
Backorder items are clearly listed on our website as ‘Order To Reserve Stock (Backorder)’. Items that are in stock and ready to be shipped immediately are listed as ‘In Stock’.
When you place an order for a back order item or an order that includes back order items, a member of our team will be in contact within 48 hours of your order to confirm the lead time for delivery. For any queries before then, please call us on: 01451 833 181
We cannot guarantee that a backordered item will come back into stock or be delivered for a specific date, however we will always do our best to keep you informed and updated.
If your back order is urgent or required within a specific time frame we suggest to call us on 01451 833 181 so we can keep your requirements in mind throughout the waiting period.
If you receive damaged items or the wrong goods, please let us know straight away so that we can arrange for them to be returned to us and replaced as quickly as possible.
Please return goods, WITH THE RETURNS NUMBER MARKED ON THE PARCEL to: Wildcare, Eastgate House, Moreton Road, Longborough, GL56 0QJ
We may ask for a photograph any damaged items before we agree to replace them.