The Duke Traps Heavy Duty Rabbit and Skunk Trap (1109) is a humane live cage trap for wild animals like rabbits and skunks. It features a mesh cage with steel rod drop doors. This medium sized professional trap is a humane trap which will not harm the animal. This effectively catches and detains wild animals that lurk around commercial and residential areas. Some states, such as New Jersey, Massachusetts, Florida, California, and Washington have laws that restrict the use of certain traps. The wildlife agency in each state can be contacted for further questions about trap use and trapping rules and regulations.
First: Big animals like possum or racoon hit hard the trap can cause the gate to close before they get in.
Second: Big animals try to escape may cause trap to flip upside down, by then the gate would open.