Dead Animal Removal Kennebunk Me
Popular services in Kennebunk Me include:
- Animal Capture & Removal
- Animal In Attic Removal
- Exclusion Barriers
- Damage Repairs
- Property Services
- Noises In Walls or Attic
- Odor Control
- Dead Animal in Wall
- Lawn & Turf Pests
- Attic Decontamination
The most common problems we find in the Kennebunk area are:
Mainly these are not a threat to us but a nuisance, although yes rabies can be an issue with some of these animals. Amongst the wildlife we also have commensal rodents who live in our Kennebunk homes and properties as well and you may or may not have noticed them. A few of our uninvited guests are:
- The common House mouse
- The Deer mouse
- Roof rats
- Norway rats
Raccoon Poop in Kennebunk
Some of the ways you can minimize the damage done by this animal are listed below. When a home owner discovers a raccoon nest in his home, most likely in attics or chimneys, he has to see to it that the animal is not comfortable in these areas.
Avoid direct confrontation with the mother because they tend to be over protective of their young and thus potentially dangerous. You have to illuminate the place with very bright lights, provide a source of loud sounds (e.g. a waterproof radio) or place clothes shocked in ammonia, the smells discourages them. If the above doesn't work then it will be time to seek the help of professional Kennebunk pest control agents.
Skunk Removal in Kennebunk
Skunks are medium size mammals, best known for their ability to secrete a liquid with a strong odor when they are frightened. They use it like defensive weapon against predators. Skunks inhabit in western hemispheres from Canada to central South America. This mammals are common guests in households can cause lots of problems to owners. As raccoons, skunks that inhabit in urban areas usually feed on food wastes.
How to keep skunks away from your Kennebunk property
Like any unwanted animal, skunks create damage both during entry and after they’ve entered a home. When skunks dig under a stoop, the stoop will frequently begin to crack and collapse. This crumbling concrete is not only a fall hazard, but can cost thousands of dollars to repair.
Groundhog Tunnels in Kennebunk
A groundhog belongs to a big group of ground squirrels called marmots, of which there are fifteen species. They are often referred to as whistle pigs, land, beavers, or woodchucks. Groundhogs extensively burrow and primarily eat vegetation. Because of these two factors they are consider a big garden pest. If left alone, a groundhog family could very easy eat a food crop in a short amount of time. If it appears that there is an infestation, or the start of an infestation it is imperative to get rid of them.
Fox Pest in Kennebunk
In Kennebunk, there are two types of fox, the Gray Fox and the Red Fox. We service many calls about these guys hanging out in people's yards. Most times people are afraid of them, but for the most part they are harmless. This does not mean you should try to get near them, they are a wild animal and any mammal can have rabies, plus, it is in any animal’s nature to protect themselves if they feel threatened. They are curious and want our food. These guys are on the rabies list and are known to get mange. This is noted by hair loss of the tail and body. The Gray fox is a salt-pepper gray with rustic yellow on the sides of the neck, back of the ears, legs and feet. The tail is bushy with a black tip. These sly fellas vary in size, somewhere about 32-45 inches in length from nose to the tip of the tail and weigh between 7 and 15 lbs, they mate from around mid-January to early February and the gestation period is 51-53 days, and the pups are born from March through April and have 3-9 pups.
Squirrel Nest Removal in Kennebunk
The most common Squirrel in Kennebunk is the Gray Squirrel, but there are 4 species in the state. The other 3 are the Northern flying Squirrel, Southern flying Squirrel and the Kennebunk Pine Squirrel. There is also one other that is known on the eastern shore that is classified as endangered, this guy is the Fox squirrel. Squirrels are active during the daylight hours all year long. The gray squirrel is 16-20 inches long, they are mainly gray. Some have a reddish cast to their coat and, some are black in color. They weigh between 1.25 -1.75 lbs. The Northern and Southern squirrels are about 8-10 inches in length and 10-12 inches in length and weigh in at 1.25 - 2.75 ounces and 1.75-6.50 ounces. The Red Pine squirrel is about 10-15 inches in length and weigh in at 1/3- 2/3lbs.Gray Squirrels mate twice a year. December through January and again in June. The gestation period is 42-45 days, this is the squirrel we mainly see in our yards and yes we rid of them also, humanely
Bats In Attic in Kennebunk
Bats are fascinating mammals with incredible appetites and impressive flying skills. Bats are admirable, to say the least, but real estate and homeowners do not want these critters dwelling inside their properties. Bats will find access points into residential and commercial buildings where they feed, breed, and nest their young. They typically settle in dark and isolated areas, such as attics, sheds, and crawl spaces. When this situation is discovered, the only solution is bat removal and bat control. Continue reading to learn why bat removal and exclusion are so crucial, and how to contact your Kennebunk local bat control specialist for help.
Snake Exterminator Kennebunk Me
Many snakes are actually beneficial for the environment, and there's more harmless snakes than venomous ones. But if you are uncomfortable with snakes on your property, or you want to know how to get rid of snakes in your house, you certainly have options. Typically, a professional snake removal expert is the best - they know how to get rid of snakes around the yard, in the basement, under a home, etc. from years of experience, and experience counts for a lot. But a snake trap is also a very effective and viable option. Repellents simply don't work, despite all the fancy-pants manufacturer claims. If you use a repellent, it's only a placebo, with no real effectiveness. Sealing your house against snakes is a good idea, and it can keep out bugs and mice as well. Altering your property is a harder task, and there will always be snakes outside, but eliminating clutter is a good idea. If you do see a snake, and you are scared, just leave it alone. Most snake bites actually occur when people try to kill snakes, or catch them by hand, or push them with a broom, or any other interaction. So just leave the snake alone, and call a pro or purchase a trap.
Mole Exterminator Kennebunk Me
Moles are a pest to farmers as well as gardeners. They pollute silage used to feed livestock with soil particles, bring soil to the surface of pasture, leaving less room for the grazing of animals and subsequently affecting their health, and damage farm machinery by bringing stones to the top of the soil. They also kill plants in their infancy, introduce weeds to clean soil, and disrupt drainage systems.
If you are sick of an uneven lawn and a depleted supply of those residents you do want in your garden, or tired of pastoral palaver, pest control is the answer. Online pest management services both prevent and control mole populations by a range of methods.
Trapping involves placing steel traps, either barrel of scissor, in burrows, which capture moles as they pass through their tunnels. Humane traps can be used, which capture the mole in a way that does not harm it, so it can then be released into another area. Trapping moles is a cheap and effective technique that offers visual proof of the capture of moles. The animals are killed humanely, and traps checked daily. Moles can also be gassed, where a pellet of aluminium phosphide reacts with the soil to produce a lethal gas.
Bird Nest Removal Kennebunk Me
Birds, however, can be a much more difficult prospect to deal with via in-house solutions. These low flying menaces are the bane of any office building or country dwelling. They build nests in crawl-spaces, release their droppings upon walls, roof, floor, and vehicles. Sometimes they even release their digested contents upon friends, neighbours, and business relations. These creatures are also, often protected under legal ordinances and must be dealt with on a case by case basis.
Pigeon Pest Kennebunk Me
Currently there are well-defined mechanisms to address the problems caused by insects and rodents in facilities where food is stored or processed. Even the methods for the protection of the growing areas have experienced significant advances, allowing largely mitigate the detrimental effects they cause in crop pests. However, there are still difficulties to achieve the same effectiveness in controlling other pests affecting the food industry: poultry pests.
Mice Infestation Kennebunk Me
This rat will eat almost anything, they will eat cereal grains,fish,meats,nuts, pet foods, and some fruit. Rats do require 1/2 to 1 oz of water daily when eating dry foods but as the Roof rat, their diet may contain enough moisture to help them over. These rats are primarily Nocturnal, they will come active at dusk and seek food and water. Some are out in the day time if the population is real high. The females will come into heat every 4-5 days until impregnated will mate a day or 2 after a litter has been born .Breeding takes place in Spring and fall and have about 6-12 young, the young are weaned about 3 weeks and become independent at 3-4 weeks and are sexually active at 3 months.