Frequently Asked Questions
- What do you do with the animals when you catch them?
- Do you take care of eliminating any insect pests?
- Do you use poisons to remove wildlife pests?
- Are you licensed to remove nusiance wildlife?
- Are there animals you don't handle?
- What harmful diseases do wild animals carry?
- What kind of damage can squirrels do?
- We follow the very strict guidelines and laws set by the state. We work in accordance with the Department of Fish and Wildlife first and foremost. In some cases certain species will need to be humanely euthanized and in others the animals may not be bothered in any way.
- No. While some companies do both pest and wildlife removals they require very different licenses and are completely different jobs. Our company only handles wildlife at this time.
- Rarely. Poisons are mostly good for large colonies of small animals rather than small groups of larger animals. Although poisons may sometimes be used to remove small rodents, they are safely contained in order to keep them away from your domestic pets and children.
- Yes. We are licensed through the Department of Fish and Wildlife as well as a CCB contractor’s license in order to not only trap the wildlife animals, but also follow through with the exclusion work.
- Obviously we stay away from domestic pets such as house cats
and dogs. We also do not handle other animals that are protected
by state regulations or other legislation. If in doubt about an
animal you'd like removed, give us a call and we'll answer your
- There is a possibility that many wild animals can carry harmful diseases. Most commonly rabies, toxoplasmosis, histoplasmosis, salmonella (food poisoning), rat-bite fever, raccoon roundworm and hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, just to name a few that are potentially harmful to humans. When wildlife invaders get into your attic or under your house, they can leave an incredible amount of waste and debri creating possible health issues for you.
- Squirrels can really cause a lot of damage!
- Chew on the bark and twigs of landscaping trees and bushes
- Seriously damage electrical wires, short out transformers and cause fires
- Chew holes in a home’s siding, fascia and soffit, any of which can cost thousands of dollars to repair or replace.
- Squirrels can cause extensive damage to the heating and air conditioning systems
- Squirrels damage to lawns by digging holes to burry nuts in the turf
- Squirrels eat garden vegetables and fruits
- Destroy bird feeders in the process of getting to the birdseed
Call to schedule your appointment. (971) 281-4345 or (503) 509-5242