Queen Catching Tool – Stainless Steel

Keep your queen separated & secure with this handy queen catching tool


Whether you’re catching a swarm and need to ensure the queen makes it into your catch box or completing an in-depth inspection and want to keep your queen safe from accidental harm as you go through frames, this is the perfect tool for containing her.

This tool is designed simply with your honeybee queen in mind. Vertical holes in the metal “cage” allow both air and queen pheromones to flow through while keeping the queen confined.


  • Dimensions: 2 3/4″ long by 2″ wide
  • The full opening of the clip’s “jaw” is 1/2″ by 2″, which is narrower than other catching tools to allow a more exact placement when picking the queen up from comb
  • Made from high-quality stainless steel