Welcome to Kness Mfg. Co., Inc.

The beliefs and ideals of our founder, A. E. "Brick" Kness, live on. His practical, ingenious inventiveness is shared by the family members who manage Kness Mfg. Co., Inc. today. It began with his invention of the World’s Best Multiple Catch Mousetrap. It continues with third-generation Kness family members carrying on his tradition of excellence and innovation.

"Kness Mfg. Co., Inc., is world-renowned in the pest control industry. Products are marketed worldwide. We conduct ongoing research to develop increasingly effective, cost-efficient pest control products. The result? A comprehensive line of tough and tested products for catching all types of pests - from pesky sparrows to garbage-raiding raccoons to wily coyotes.

Our Latest Product

Snap-E Cover

The Snap-E Cover is uniquely designed for rodent control in common areas. It keep traps and catch out of sight, keeping children and pets away from rodents and traps. The Snap-E Cover comes in four colors, and are also paintable. It requires no chemicals and is made of durable plastic construction. When using Snap-E mousetraps, inspections holes on top of cover makes for faster service. Each Snap-E Cover includes one safety key.