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Ortho® Home Defense MAX® Press 'N Set™ Mouse Traps

Home Defense Max Press N Set Mouse Trap

Overview & Benefits

    Ortho® Home Defense MAX® Press 'N Set™ Mouse Traps are Easy To Use - Just Press and Set! It's the easy, convenient version of the traditional mouse trap.

    Learn more about detecting, preventing, and treating for pests.

Available sizes:

    2 traps
  • How to Use

      Bait trap by placing food (such as peanut butter or cheese) in the bait well.
      Set trap by pressing the set bar. You will hear a click when set.
      Place trap where you see mouse activity. Bait well should be placed perpendicular to the wall, with bait facing wall.
      Use convenient grab tab to dispose. No need to touch the mouse.

  • When to Apply


    Seeing a mouse or seeing droppings is the #1 sign you have a rodent issue.

    Other mouse detection signs:
    - Destruction to food or property (particularly gnaw marks).
    - Erratic pet behavior.
    - Neighbors also complaining about rodent issues.
    - Find oily 'rub' marks on baseboards and walls.

  • How often to apply

    If mouse is not caught in 2-3 days, place trap in alternate location where mouse activity is suspected.

  • Where to Use

    Place two traps 5-10 feet apart near mouse activity. When placing traps, target areas with high mouse activity: near refrigerators, stoves, and pantries; between washers and dryers; along baseboards.

  • Benefits

    • Over 2X more effective at catching mice than the leading wooden snap trap* (*Results based on 2010 laboratory study)
    • Easy To Use - Just Press 'N Set™
    • Secure Catch Design
    • Grab tab means you don't have to touch the mouse
    • Kills Mice, Guaranteed!*

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