Animal In Attic Removal West Virginia
Popular services in West Virginia include:
- Animal Capture & Removal
- Animal In Attic Removal
- Exclusion Barriers
- Damage Repairs
- Property Services
- Noises In Walls or Attic
- Odor Control
- Dead Animal Removal
- Lawn & Turf Pests
- Attic Decontamination
The most common problems we find in the West Virginia 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 West Virginia 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 Removal From Attic in West Virginia
One of the top rabies carriers
Raccoons are distinguished by the following characteristics:
Markings such as a black bandit like mask across the eyes and a bushy ringed tail; they are an agouti in color which is a salt and pepper gray/black. Raccoons are nocturnal. Raccoons are omnivorous, and will eat almost anything including small mammals and birds. They whimper, whine, squeal and even hiss. They are very good climbers. Adult Raccoons are 2-3 ft in length and their weight can be anywhere from 10-30lbs with a few weighing in at more than 40-50lbs. Raccoons mate once each year between December and June but usually within February and March. The gestation period is approximately 63 days and they typically have 1-4 young in which the mother weans at about 2-4 months old.
Skunk In Backyard in West Virginia
Skunks wish to excavate their den sites below decks, porches, sheds and footings. These are some grounds why skunk removal is essential. Skunks will fill their den sites with insulating materials such as leaves, paper, bread bags, and feathers, anything that will make their stay pleasant through the winter. Their den places are commonly close to food origins. In suburban areas skunks will excavate yards to acquire grubs and other insects to consume, eating more before winter to increase fat stores. A skunk will eat bird food that's on the ground below bird feeders. A skunk will go into buildings to consume pet food. From time to time, skunks drop into window wells seeking food and can't escape.
When a skunk is threatened, they will hoist they're warning flag, the tail. If their warning is dismissed it will reel around and eject, through a pair of nozzles in side their anus. Skunk spray is a stinging, unpleasant, mustard colored fluid. Skunk spray in the eyes stimulates acute pain and momentary loss of sight. Abrupt movement, disturbances or a close advance could set off the skunk to spray. A Developed skunk is able to fire four to six successive discharges, accurate up to 15 feet. The cloud could reach three times as far. The odor can carry up to a mile. Young skunks are able to discharge this scent.
Covered live trapping is the most effective way on skunk problems. Incorrectly performed skunk control could be a very smelly mistake. Also skunks may carry the disease rabies and should be handled with care. Make sure you are familiar with West Virginia laws before proceeding with skunk removal.
Groundhog Extermination in West Virginia
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 Exterminator in West Virginia
Foxes are becoming more and more common in West Virginia society and can cause problems in people’s gardens and threaten the lives of pets.
This wildlife pest can come in contact and in conflict with smallholders and groundsmen and is often found digging out foundations in areas that are structurally dangerous.
Squirrel Removal From Attic in West Virginia
One thing you do need to do is figure out what type of squirrel you are trying to get rid of. Once you've done that, here are a few steps for keeping them out:
- Moth Balls
- Squirrel Evictor (high intensity strobe light annoys their sensitive eyes, and disrupts their living cycle.)
- Removal of Diet Source such as birdseed.
- Gutter Guards
- Live Traps
- Keep Tree Branches Trimmed Away From Home
- Remove Stacked Wood Piles
- Repair Cracks for Them to Get Into
Bat Control in West Virginia
There are roughly 40 species of bats in the U.S., The three main species of bats you see flying around are the little brown bat, the big brown bat and the evening bat. The wing span of the little brown bat is 9 - 10.6 inches; they are dark brown, shiny and have smooth fur. The big brown bats has a wing span of 12.8-13.8 inches and are a reddish brown copper color to a darker brown. The evening bat has a span of 10.2-11 inches and is a medium brown in color. These guys use a high frequency to detect food and obstacles; it’s really amazing if you think about it. They use audible sounds in order to communicate with each other. These bats mate in the fall and winter time, amazingly the female retains the sperm in her uterus and does not fertilize until spring time that is quite something. The young are born from May through July and start flying around 3 weeks of age and are weaned July through August. The little brown bat has usually one pup but can have two. The big brown bat has two pups and so does the evening bat. West Virginia Wildlife Removal performs bat exclusions. If you have one or two that flew in your house, we can get them out and release them at anytime.
Rattlesnake Removal West Virginia
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 Pest Removal West Virginia
A good fraction of individuals are aware that moles typically dig extensive networks of tunnels underground as their primary means of getting from one place to another. But what they may not know is that these subterranean tunnels also double as food traps and storage larders, where the food consists primarily of earthworms that have been paralyzed as a result of a special toxin found in their saliva. It has been said that once an earthworm falls into one of these tunnels, the mole almost instantly senses it and moves in to immobilize it. Consequently, these tunnels may even contain hundreds of unfortunate earthworms just waiting to be consumed. The large volume of food they consume each day is necessary to offset the considerable amount of energy they expend burrowing through the soil. Aside from earthworms, moles also eat grubs, ants, as well as other bugs and their larvae.
Bird Nest Removal West Virginia
Some of these technicians and West Virginia pest control companies will also offer specialist cleaning services as well. They will cleanse the area of all bird droppings; clean the walls and local area in a manner that would cause anyone who frequented the home or business to wonder whether birds had ever existed there in the first place.
Pigeon Removal West Virginia
While most people consider birds more of a nuisance than a harmful pest, in large numbers they can pose a health risk to humans. Fleas, ticks, mites and many more ectoparasites tend to thrive in areas where birds nest and leave their droppings. Bird infestations can also cause contamination of air ducts when they are nesting. This will create the need for your air ducts to be thoroughly cleaned and sanitized to prevent health issues.
Rat Control West Virginia
Roof Rat The Roof Rat also known as the black rat or ship rat are very common is the U.S., the were known to come to the U.S. off the ships that arrived in the states yrs ago from other parts of the world. The Roof rat commonly nest above ground, in trees, attics,or along fence lines in debris. These rats tend to enter the roofs of residential and commercial buildings from power lines, phones lines, cabling of some sort.