Licensed and Humane Wildlife Removal in Galveston County Texas

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The Critter Squad Texas Wildlife Removal & Control

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The Critter Squad are a fully licensed and insured nuisance wildlife control company in Galveston County TX and we specialize in resolving all types of conflicts with wildlife using the latest and most humane methods available. Our specialty is humanely removing wildlife from residential and commercial locations including, not only the removal of the animal(s) but also repairing the damage they may have caused. We wildlife proof the structure so the animals do not return in the future, full attic clean out, restorations and much more. Regardless of the issue in Galveston County Texas, The Critter Squad can solve it! All of our work is 100% backed with a written GUARANTEE.

The Critter Squad are your local Galveston County animal removal specialists in humanely removing animals and wildlife from your home and property. PERMANENTLY! The Critter Squad guarantees that once the offending animal is removed, they will not be able to return due to our exclusion process that eliminates access back into your home. We do not use poison or killing traps, thus eliminating the possibility of injuring your domestic pets. We currently serve Houston and the surrounding areas and are experts in removing animals from attics, chimneys, yards and buildings. We are licensed and have more experience than your backyard animal trapper. When Animal Happen in Texas, we got your back!

Servicing the entire area of Galveston County County Texas



They will remain here until their mother picks them and relocates them to a new den one-by-one. It is not uncommon for mothers to make a last minute den to give birth in which is why urban structures are so attractive. Raccoon Sightings: Many people with a raccoon in the attic see the animal. Their wingspan is from 8. Read more about the bat guano cleanup process here. If on an eave gap, a funnel is correct. Finding the litter is a daunting job. Buildings, attics in particular, provide a warm, dry, safe space to live in and raise baby bat pups. You're still reading this? Okay then, shoot me an email (see link right below) or better yet, call an expert in your hometown, on my 2018 Directory of Bat Removal Professionals. When bats take shelter in a home it is almost always an all-female maternity colony setting up house to have their babies. These tactics have been ruled fraudulent by the FTC, and they DO NOT WORK.


The following tips are helpful to recognize and help prevent raccoon activity in the attic or other parts of the home. How to capture a raccoon that lives in my apartment attic house - Ah raccoon capture, of course. Catch, capture, similar things. A steel cage trap is the best option. There are many methods used to remove the bat, such as picking it up with thick leather gloves, gently smothering it in a towel, the old tupperware and paper trick, etc. We added a towable boom lift to our equipment in December of 2003. What should I do if there is a raccoon in my attic - Don't panic - call a pro to inspect the attic and remove the animals in the proper manner. Also, in areas like crawlspaces it is common for raccoons to pull insulation down from the floor space above in attempts to find access leading up out of the crawlspace. Drywall: Because raccoons are larger animals, if and when they do urinate inside the structure of a building, the amount of urine expelled is a substantial amount of liquid as to severely damage drywall. There are a couple factors that may cause these winter appearances in a home. The exclusion netting or funnels must be set perfectly to allow bats to fly out naturally at night, but then not be able to fly back in. Some of these traps are made from different materials, such as solid-walled plastic or other materials. A raccoon’s most heightened sense is its sense of touch. If it's just a few bats, it may not be a big deal.


There are many compounds on the market advertised as raccoon repellents, so consult your pest management professional before using repellents. Each bat can poop 20 pellets per day, and if you multiply that number times hundreds of bats over a couple of years, you get an attic full of bat guano! It smells bad, it corrodes wood and drywall, and it can grow mold. In addition, raccoons are often vocal, and it's possible to hear their various growls, chirps, cries, and other noises. One hypothesis for the dark fur is that it may help reduce glare and enhance the nocturnal animal’s night vision. This can obviously become quite labor intensive on some structures. The kits are subsequently raised by their mother until dispersal in late fall. People who fail to research the subject will usually seal the holes during the day when the bats are roosting inside. If it's just a few bats, it may not be a big deal. How protective are mother raccoons - Extremely protective of their young, they might even attack a full-grown adult human. If you want to keep raccoons away, it's very hard, and only a few very aggressive tactics might work. Most of the noise might happen shortly after dusk, when the animal leaves the attic, and again sometime in the night when it returns.


Almost every person who gets bit does so because they pick up a sick or injured bat. There are some that are sprays and some are pellets. First off, I have to say that if you know what you are doing, you can solve your bat problem permanently. Though it's unlikely, this mold can cause health problems for people, so I must mention it. I always ask the homeowner if they hear the chattering noise, and if so, where they hear it. If there's a raccoon family, consisting of a female and a litter of baby raccoons, you will very often hear the very distinct and unique crying and whining of the babies, surefire evidence of raccoon presence. The bat exclusion process requires several steps. After a while large piles of droppings form. I can't count the number of bat jobs I have performed "following up" companies that didn't use ladders, claiming they can "solve the problem" from the inside. If a raccoon smells food on your property and wants to get to it, an additional mothball smell won’t deter it whatsoever. Raccoons normally opt to take shelter in the attic mainly because all their requirements are available in the attic.