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Wildomar park hopes owl will fix rat problem

Regency Heritage Park in Wildomar is getting ready to reopen, but they need to evict a few pesky residents.

Poison was not an option to get rid of the rats with a dog park and elementary school nearby. Instead City Manager Gary Nordquist is hoping to employ the rodent's natural predator - barn owls.After researching the birds of prey he came up with the idea for an owl box, which students at Wildomar Elementary School volunteered to build.

Watch Leticia Juarez's report above.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014