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Category Archive: Dog Proof Traps

Nov
12

First week of the trapping season, Blind sets rule! thoughts from Dustin

trapping blind set

Well guys the first week of trapping season is in the books! What a week it has been. Everyday was an absolute blast First thing I want to talk about is blind sets. Guys if you have never played with blind sets you owe it to yourself to try them. They flat out work. You will be amazed …

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Nov
05

Pockets sets, PVC raccoon sets, Blind sets, Dog proof trap, lure on a stick for raccoons, thoughts from Dustin

how to trap raccoon soup can dp trap

Hello from the wonderful world of Nebraska! Today is the morning of the 3rd of November. It is 6 am and I am getting ready to roll out on my line. The first 2 days have been a blur. I am struggling to remember anything. My muscles are sore and I am always hungry! For starters, …

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Oct
31

Freedom Brand Dog proof trap, Z Trap, Dagger, Little Grizz, T-3 Bridger and Duke Trap review test

dog proof trap test

Lets have a dog proof trap test, shall we! How much trigger movement before the dog proof trap fires. How far does the trigger move on the push or pull trigger before the trap fires off. How much pressure does it take to fire or move the trigger on a dog proof trap. How many …

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Oct
28

Dog proof traps, raccoon snaring, dirt holes, Dustin’s trapline lessions…..He is back!

traps for trapping animals

For starters, I cannot believe another trapping season is upon us! For my fur brothers and sisters to the north I am jealous that you are already in the field! Man what a year last year was. I am not going to lie I flat got my teeth kicked in! I had a lot of theory’s …

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Oct
17

One thing every trapper with dog proof traps and foothold traps should have in their truck

One thing every trapper should have in their truck. A can of silicon spray can save your butt some times when your out on the trap line. If you don’t have silicon spray, you can use the trusty can of WD-40. We as trappers put our traps through a lot of abuse and bad weather. …

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Oct
17

Tuning and adjusting dog proof traps and footholds

Some quick tips on adjusting foothold and dog proof traps My dog proof raccoon trap does not fire, how to fix it. How to adjust the trigger pull on Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap. My dog proof trap does not set, how to fix it. My foothold trap pan is not level, how to fix …

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Sep
09

Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap review by Ryan Nims

 Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap review by Ryan Nims Ryan took some of the new Freedom Brand Dog Proof raccoon traps and put them to work on his ADC line. As normal, people always sit back in front of a computer and tell everyone else why something will not work. The rumor mill has been …

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Sep
04

Freedom Brand Dog Proof trap used as a force multiplier on my Coyote and bobcat lines.

Freedom Brand Dog Proof trap used as a force multiplier on my Coyote and bobcat lines As most of you know, I do not like mixed trap lines. I don’t like having to flop back and forth between water and land trapping. It is also not that effective to go from coyote trapping to mink …

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Sep
03

Extension Cables for tying off your Bobcat, Fisher, Coyote traps, trapping out of state, questions to Clint Locklear

extension cable for trapping

Hey Clint, If I asked you about this before, I apologies up front, for asking again.   Its about Extension Cables for tying off your Bobcat, Fisher, Coyote traps, instead of using stakes or earth anchors, where trees are at etc.   In your LLT issue one, a article written by Kevin Patterson on page …

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Aug
23

Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap, a great video for a close look at trap from QSR, check it out.

Freedom Brand Raccoon Dog Proof Trap

 Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap, a great video for a close look at trap from QSR I make no bones about this, I’m sold on the new Freedom Brand Dog Proof raccoon Trap. This will be the only DP trap that will be in my muddy and chapped hands this fall and winter fur trapping. …

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Jul
29

Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap, Clint testing the trap in Texas around deer high protein feeders.

Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap, Clint testing the trap in Texas around deer high protein feeders

Jul
22

The Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap, the best trigger on the market and why.

Freedom Brand dog proof trap

The Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap, the best trigger on the market and why. I have been biting at the bit to talk about the new Freedom Brand Dog Proof Trap that is now on the market and out in the open. I tested these traps hard down in Texas. What do I think about …

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Apr
21

A few Alcatraz dog proof raccoon tips that will help you catch more raccoons, they are called nest predators for a reason.

  The trap you see in the video was designed by me ….Clint Locklear. Wolf Creek Products manufactured the traps. The tips I give for Dog Proof Traps will work for any Dog Proof Trap. So, you can use the any DP tips I gave will apply to about any Dog Proof Trap. Do yourself …

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Apr
21

RaccoonTrapping, Dog proof trap tips.

 Wolf Creek Products, I missed up letting them build my design. Wolf Creek Products has been the manufacture for me building the trap called the Alcatraz. I designed the trap, they agreed to build the trap and pay me $1.00 per each trap that was sold from me or them. So I designed the trap …

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Apr
21

How the Alcatraz raccoon dog proof trap works, how to set it and how to bait it to catch more raccoons while your trapping.

  Wolf Creek Products was manufacturing this traps for me. Oh, boy that was a massive disappointment to me and a lot of other trappers. So please keep in mind when you see me in videos using the Alcatraz, you can apply any tricks and tips to other DP traps. I wish Wolf Creek Products …

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Apr
19

Raccoon Trapping, some tips on the Alcatraz raccoon DP traps, and also a look into the locations that shine with the dog proof trap, but sucks if your trying to force in a pocket set.

  Wolf Creek Products was manufacturing this traps for me. Oh, boy that was a massive disappointment to me and a lot of other trappers. So please keep in mind when you see me in videos using the Alcatraz, you can apply any tricks and tips to other DP traps. I wish Wolf Creek Products …

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