Funding for this research was provided by:
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BB/L018985/1, BB/N503563/1)
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Received: 18 April 2019
Accepted: 8 July 2019
First Online: 16 September 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Trapping activities were initiated after explicit consent from local authorities and land owners. Approval for live trapping and euthanasia of small mammals, in compliance with the guidelines of the American Veterinary Medical Association ( ExternalRef removed ) and the Animal (Scientific Procedures) Act as implemented by the Home Office in Great Britain ( ExternalRef removed ), was obtained from the Clinical Research Ethical Review Board of The Royal Veterinary College, University of London (reference number 2016 1505).
: Not applicable.
: GC is the inventor and current patent holder of the Fill-FLOTAC and Mini-FLOTAC devices. None of the other authors have any conflict of interest concerning the work reported in this published article.