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Critter Proof Cans

Raccoon Trash Can, The "Varmint Vault™" Keeps Small Animals and Critters Out Of Your Garbage.

The BEARicuda Bin™ line of animal proof garbage cans and containers has been widely successful in deterring bears and preventing animals such as raccoons, squirrels, dogs, chipmunks and other critters from entering your trash and making a mess.

BEARicuda, Inc has engineered a new critter and animal proof garbage can called the VarmintVault™ specifically designed for smaller animals such as dogs, raccoons, chipmunks, squirrels and other varmints which like to rummage through your trash. Our new Varmint Vault™ also known for being a raccoon proof and squirrel resistant keeps smaller animals and critters out of your garbage.

This raccoon approved garbage and trash can has many great features that not only make your trash safe from animals tipping and knocking it over but allows you, the end user to easily open and close this animal proof garbage can without manually clasping the lid closed! More info...


  • Automated Latching Mechanism: Latch locks automatically when lid is released in a downward motion.
  • Open/Close Trigger Switch: Flip switch to the open position allowing lid to remain ajar for day of trash pick up if need be, switch back to close position for auto lid locking feature.
  • Ergonomically Wheeled Design: for easy tilt and roll operation.
  • Environmentally friendly - made of up to 50% recycled materials
  • Nestable - Fully assembled cans fit inside one another so you save on shipping
  • Heavy Duty - Double wall rotationally molded design provides superior strength and durability

VAR64 & 96

Stealth Vs VarmintVault

Varmint Vault
96 & 64 Gallon BEARICUDA Varmint Vault Bin™ - Animal Resistant Garbage Can 
96 Gallon BEARICUDA Varmint Vault Bin™
Color - Green Body / Black Lid - Dim: 43 3/4" Height X 30 1/4" Width X 35 1/2" Depth / Weight 50 lbs – Comes with Built-in Wheels, no assembly required - Holds 27.2 Cubic Feet - Load Rating 335 lbs/152.0 kg/ 10” Wheel Diameter, Conforms To ANSI Standards for Type “B” and “G” Lifters
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64 Gallon BEARicuda Varmint Vault Bin™
Color - Green Body / Black Lid - Dim: 42 1/4" Height X 24 3/4" Width X 31 50" Depth / Weight 44 lbs - Comes with Built-in Wheels, no assembly required - Holds 19.1 Cubic Feet - Load Rating: 224 lbs/101.6 kg 10” Wheel Diameter, Conforms To ANSI Standards for Type “B” and “G” Lifters.
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Some things to consider when choosing the right animal resistant can:

If chewing is occurring around the lid area of the garbage can, which is usually the weakest entry point we would recommend our Bearicuda Stealth Models (STL296, STL264 and PAK132) which will work best. The reason being is that these models have a metal band around the lid that will help prevent chewing around the lid and create less leverage for the animals to continue this chewing process. Yet this does not mean a critter may not try and chew in another area of the garbage can, the chances are small but yet can occur. Another option is to try our Bearicuda Fortress, which is recommend for animals that gnaw (PAK196 and PAK150), this is a screw top lid with a very heavy side wall and lid construction. Again there are no guarantees but 9 out of ten times these two options will prove to be successful. And in most cases many of our customers select our VarmintVault™  model for non bear related issues.
Feel free to call us to ask any concerns you may have at 1-877-232-7428

We strongly recommend VAR264 and VAR296 if you have animals that pull the tops of your lids currently. There is no flex in the lids of VAR264 and VAR296. VAR232 has flexability to the lid which is not ideal for animals that pull lids upward.


32 Gallon trash Can

32 Gallon VarmintVault™

Our Varmint Vault is an ideal can for small animals that knock down your garbage cans. The 32 Gallon VarmintVault™ design is engineered with an attached wire from the body of the can to a thumb clasp latch that attaches itself to the lid of the can.

  • Rotationally Molded Body Design for increased strength
  • Manual Clasping Latch
  • Injected Molded Lid Design
  • Built-in Wheels for Mobility


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32 gallon Varmint Vault
32 Gallon BEARICUDA Varmint Vault Bin™ - Animal Resistant Garbage Can 
32 Gallon BEARICUDA Varmint Vault Bin™
Color - Green Body/Black Lid - Dark Green, Granite Finish - Dim: 37 1/2" Height X 19 3/4" Width X 24 1/4" Depth - Weight 22 lbs – Comes with Built-in Wheels, no assembly required - Equipped w/ Wire/Thumb Clasp Latching System, Not turning knob design - Holds 10.4 Cubic Feet - Load Rating: 112 lbs/101.6 kg 8” Wheel Diameter, Conforms To ANSI Standards for Type “B” and “G” Lifters
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Varmint Vault™ - Attractive Animal Proof Garbage Can Keeps Critters Out of the Trash

Our VarmintVault™ is the only animal proof trash can on the market today that offers style and functionality. Opening and closing this animal resistant, proof garbage can is a cinch! It has an automatic latching mechanism that will latch shut as soon as the lid of the can is closed, so there are never any worries about manually clasping the lid down unlike competitive models. There are also no moving parts unlike other animal resistant garbage cans that have metal clasps that flop around and have a tendency to break from constant wear and tear of refuse companies handling your trash every week.

The VarmintVault™ also has a double walled rotationally molded body and Lid unlike any other animal or raccoon proof garbage cans which means more strength and a tougher more resilient plastic outer shell. The lid is also double the thickness of any other animal resistant, proof trash can, just compare our chew resistant corners to that of any competitor can. The corners on the back side of the lid where the handle and lid attach are a meaty 2” thick, unlike any competitor models that are less than ¼” thick.

We understand that garbage cans can take away the beauty from any home as well as a manicured landscape but not with our VarmintVault™! These critter proof garbage cans can stand beside any beautifully landscaped yard and the most gorgeous homes, period! Our animal resistant and raccoon proof trash cans look so good there is no need to even put them in an enclosure or hide them in your garage. The VarmintVault™ is aesthetically appealing unlike almost all other plastic garbage cans on the market today that are a very plain and have a cheap looking plastic appearance.

Take note! Just compare our granite like finish on our VarmintVault™ animal proof and squirrel proof, resistant garbage and trash cans, it’s unlike any other finish on the market today. With our simple Twist Knob on the top of the VarmintVault™ opening this raccoon proof, squirrel proof, resistant garbage can is simple unlike other any other competitive models that require either awkward manual thumb latches or have heavy and bulky metal that surrounds the top of the lid.

Varmint Vault™ 96 and 64 Gallon Specifications:

  • Our Cans are “Environmentally Green Friendly” and contain up to 50% recycled materials making them not only great for the environment but the toughest can on the market today. Our environmentally friendly plastic is double the thickness of any competitors – See video!

  • Our 96 and 64 gallon cans are able to be nested even when they are fully assembled, unlike our competitors where you need install some of the hardware such as the axle and wheel assembly.
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  • VarmintVault™ animal proof garbage cans are the most attractive garbage cans on the market today unlike other cans that have a smooth and ugly plasticky appearance. Our patented advanced rotationally molded technology creates unusually durable and attractive products.

  • We manufacture our VarmintVault™ animal proof garbage cans with a Double Wall rotationally molded Lid and body, making it the toughest garbage can on the market today. Bearicuda's manufacturing process allows us to make The World’s Toughest Bear Proof Garbage Cans. Stress is the enemy of all Plastic Products and our Advanced Rotational Molding™ offers a STRESS FREE manufacturing process relieving any pressure that is used to mold the cart unlike Injection molding = HIGH pressure, HIGH STRESS - typically indoor, low impact applications.

  • It’s resistant to chewing and clawing offering protection to both animals and people.

  • Ergonomically designed for easy tilt and roll operation.

  • Animal proof latch for secure garbage storage.
  • Color Available in GREENSTONE which is a beautiful granite looking finish, Dark Green, which blends beautifully with any landscape.Color shown is Black, please see GreenStone color swatch.

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