1. Remove bait cup from bottom of trap by twisting counter clockwise
2. Place Tomcat Mouse Attractant Gel or other food (such as peanut butter or cheese) into cup and re-insert into trap
3. Set trap by compressing the top portion to the bottom until it clicks into place. Place the opened trap perpendicular to a wall or other places where rats are known to travel.
4. To dispose of the rat, pinch open the trap and drop the carcass in the trash.