EL-1906: Managing Armadillo Damage
armadillo damage information sheet

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Publication Date: 2009 July
Email: Vivian.J.Prothro@aphis.usda.gov

Product Code: EL-1906

This item is a free electronic download.  Armadillos are beneficial because they eat insects and other invertebrates, but they can damage lawns, gardens and structural foundations. They also are believed to transmit leprosy to humans. This leaflet focuses on control methods such as trapping and poisoning. Go to: L-1906 to order printed copies.  (2 pp., 1 illustration, 1 photo) By:  Texas Wildlife Services