Rodent Trap Monitoring

Improve your pest monitoring services by eliminating the need for unnecessary manual checks of your traps.

Rodent activity monitored simply, affordably and automatically with real-time alerts.

Nearly 1 out of 3 homes have rodents inside. In the United States, rats cause between $500 million dollars and $1 billion dollars in damage each year. While you are waiting until you smell your rodent traps, rodents are continuing to damage your valuable items. Vypin’s smart connected technologies give you real-time access to the status of your mouse traps, saving you time, money, and unnecessary damage. Pest control is able to respond quickly and efficiently to your rodent activity without the hassle and cost of unnecessary inspections.

With Vypin’s rodent monitoring solution, you can monitor specific zones within your home or business like:


  • Pantries
  • Kitchens
  • Attics
  • Storage facilities
  • Restaurants
  • Food processing facilities
  • Warehouses

Easy to Setup

Step 1: Activate

Simply turn on the Mouse-Alert™ sensor and place it in the Alert Pad under the trap.  The sensor will arm within 30 seconds and then begin around the clock monitoring

Step 2: Broadcast

The sensor will broadcast the status of any trap to any modern smartphone or tablet outfitted with the free Mouse-Alert™ app.

Step 3: Notification

You’ll receive instant notification of all trap activations!


Real-time monitoring of tag status (via Mouse-Alert app) indicating when a tag is arming, armed, or triggered.


Receive instant Email and SMS notifications via Vypin cloud when a trap is sprung.

Battery Life

Battery powered operation removes the need for complicated cabling and provides up to 2 years of battery life.


Compatible with any size and type of trap. (snap, electric, live catch, integrated, multi-catch, etc.)

Food Compliance

For food handling, enables easier compliance with FSMA and/or GFSI.

Easy to Install

Simply place the mouse alert badge under an existing mouse trap and press tag to arm and begin monitoring.

Solution Components

Rodent Trap Monitoring Tag


Rodent trap monitoring tags are pressure and motion activated to alert of any activity for your existing fixed traps around your home, warehouse, or office space.

xLink™ Gateway

VP560 S2

The Vypin xLink™ transmits live and historical sensor data to the cloud for real-time monitoring and alerting.

System Overview