Licensed and Humane Wildlife Removal in Clear Lake Shores Texas


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 Clear Lake Shores 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 Clear Lake Shores Texas, The Critter Squad can solve it! All of our work is 100% backed with a written GUARANTEE.

The Critter Squad are your local Clear Lake Shores 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

Clear Lake Shores TX Bat Removal and Control

Bat Removal – Raccoon repellent - Oh, a misspelling and an ignorant request all in one. There is no such thing as raccoon repellent that actually works. They also don't respond to coyote urine. Why? Because it's so much easier to spot all the gaps and crack at night while focusing a high-beam headlamp on the building. Professional bat control services in Clear Lake Shores, TX to get rid of bats from attics. Raccoon question: I have been told that raccoons will leave my attic on their own after 6 - 8 weeks. Is that true? Not likely. Even though rabies in bats is not common on a statistical basis, rabies is a deadly disease.

A bat house will NOT lure the bats out. Bat exclusion services in Clear Lake Shores Texas are always guaranteed. This happens a lot, particularly in southern states, where these roofs are more common. I've written about various ways of how to kill raccoons. For this reason you need to get the bats out safely and as quickly as possible.

There are significant health risks associated with removing bat guano, bird or animal dropping accumulations. Why Are They There? Wild animals live in attics because it's great habitat. Updated 2018. Some are effective at repelling raccoons that are simply roaming in search of a new territory. Inspection: You have to find out how the bats are getting in and out of the building, where they are living, what species they are, and what damage they have caused.

Clear Lake Shores TX Roof Rat Removal and Extermination

Rat Removal – Click for more info on raccoons in the chimney. Bat houses are not a solution for a bat problem in a structure. Unfortunately, you are still only halfway to solving your problem. We know how to get rid of roof rats from attics. Raccoon repellent moth balls - Ah, a very common question. The answer is absolutely no. You can't get rid of raccoons with moth balls. Read all about types of raccoon repellent here. The bat would bite only as a defensive action.

Raccoon restoration - I highly recommend attic cleanup after raccoon infestation, because of the health risks. I discuss this at length on this site. You want someone who will crawl through the attic relentlessly to find the baby raccoons. Roof rat extermination and rat exclusion from home is what we do best to make your home rat proof. Do Traps Work? Yes. But it has to be the right type of trap, and it has to be used in the right way. Special netting must be set on top of the flu. They are also host to a number of parasites, such as lice and fleas.

This allows us to reach many areas not accessible by ladders, and provides a safer working environment. For these reasons it's good idea to get rid of raccoons in the attic. The presence of bats in your attic is a big enough inconvenience, but when you have a bat problem, it’s not just their presence that you need to worry about. I trained with an expert for two years, got my Bat Conservation International certification, and even then I required many jobs on my own before I truly got good at bat removal from attics and buildings. If the guano has contaminated the insulation you’ll need to replace this. This is the final step in the exclusion process.

Clear Lake Shores TX Skunk Removal and Exclusion

Skunk Removal – Where can you get a trap for an animal in the attic - you can buy a trap from many sources. Even Home Depot sells them. That doesn't mean that it's easy to do. You should also ensure that all the accesses to your home have been properly sealed and remove food from their environment. Cage shy raccoon - A really tough case - it's hard to trap a cage shy animal, especially a coon. The pros have a lot of tricks for such critters. Professional skunk exclusion and proofing services to keep skunks out of your yard. If it's just a few bats, it may not be a big deal.

Sometimes raccoons will simply rip right through the shingles and wooden roof, right into the attic - they are that strong. They are a waste of money and people shouldn’t try these as an option. Skunk removal from window wells and dead skunk removal. This prolonged mating season makes it essential for wildlife technicians to detect if there are any babies present during the initial assessment. When exclusion work is to be done, observing the structure at dusk will give an indication as to the entry and exit points.

In actuality, removing the raccoons properly will essentially teach them that it is an unsafe den site, whereas allowing raccoons to leave on their own will often have them trying to get back into the area at some time as they remember a suitable den site. Much of the time, simple trapping does not solve the problem. It is up to you, and not all raccoons behave the same way, but aside from just the noise, the risks of damage and spread of disease make the removal of the raccoon(s) a good idea. Housing bats on your property is an effective and natural means of insect control. I really don't believe that uneducated people should attempt to interact with wildlife.

Clear Lake Shores TX Raccoon Removal and Trapping

Raccoon Removal – Raccoons are extremely adaptable and have been seen in almost every type of setting including near streams, in forests, in cities, and in grasslands. Keep in mind that a bat will avoid sunlight if at all possible. This includes trees, sheds, garages, attics, crawl spaces, porches, patios, decks, walls, roofs, and more. Humane live trapping of raccoons and raccoon baby removal services. Can I kill the bats with some sort of poison or fumigant?

Or, if it is legal, you must kill and dispose of the animal on your property at the time of capture. Wildlife Education - Information and Advice for the Safe Removal of Bats from Attics. Raccoon damage repairs and attic restoration services in Clear Lake Shores TX. It is up to you, and not all raccoons behave the same way, but aside from just the noise, the risks of damage and spread of disease make the removal of the raccoon(s) a good idea. I've seen some attics that have been heavily contaminated with raccoon droppings.

I wear a biohazard suit and rubber gloves, but most importantly, a HEPA air filter mask. Distemper is also an important raccoon disease, the early stages of which mimic rabies, and it's important that domestic dogs and cats have full vaccinations and are checked for worms once a year. None of these animals are actually blind, but they do use echolocation in order to aid in navigation on the wing. They seek out these areas for warm shelter and safe breeding. Mother raccoons will make their nests and birth their young, caring for them all winter long until spring brings more suitable weather. The Rabies virus is called a Neurotropic Virus. Liquid solution to racoon - the coon eviction liquid is what some professional wildlife operators use to get rid of the mother.

Clear Lake Shores TX Squirrel Removal and Control

Squirrel Removal – When bats take shelter in a home it is almost always an all-female maternity colony setting up house to have their babies. Attics are generally warm, dry, safe, and protected from the elements. If that doesn't work, or to pin down the exact spot, I carefully run my hand over the wall or ceiling, and when I feel a warm spot, I know that's where the litter of young are nesting! I cut a hole in the drywall adjacent to the area, and remove the young, and then patch up the hole. Humane squirrel control procedures to get squirrels out of your attic. Bat excrement can be harmful to your health.

The size of a raccoon’s home range varies depending on habitat and food supply. In fact, and I'm probably going to repeat it multiple times here, the most common scenario with raccoons in an attic is that of a female with a litter of young. Squirrel damage repairs and exclusion services to keep nuisance squirrels out for good. To most people they look like an eagle or condor when cruising around in their house. Before you hire any unknowledgable exterminator or pest controlcompany to handle a problem with raccoons in the attic, seek out a real wildlife specialist company, ask them to describe their process. However, if you've got a typical maternity colony of bats in your home or building, it can be a big problem.

The insulation is usually compromised, often severely. Some people prefer to place bat houses nearby but the likelihood of the displaced bats roosting there is limited. If you hire a wildlife trapper who uses this type of trap, please be aware that there are better alternatives. The maternity colony will grow with each passing season and before you know it you could have a colony ranking in the hundreds. If the animal wants to go on your property, the theory is that the raccoon will think a human or a dog is around, and it will be too scared to further advance.

Clear Lake Shores TX Armadillo Removal and Trapping

Armadillo Removal – That’s why before entering an attic inhabited by raccoons or cleaning their droppings, it is crucial to wear a professional respirator to protect yourself against this life-threatening disease. It takes trained technicians to identify these hidden dens and remove them using humane, hands-on techniques. The sound of a human voice is very effective in driving raccoons away. Professional armadillo trapping services. They only give birth to one baby and this usually takes place in late spring.

Human wildlife removal racoon - Humans are the most likely ones to do it - no other animal is going to take out a raccoon, I can tell you that! Often people with histoplasmosis don’t realize they are suffering from the disease because the symptoms look quite a bit like flu symptoms. After a while they get full and head back to the roost in order to rest. Armadillo exclusion services to make your property armadillo proof. The problem with sharing your personal space with raccoons is the structural damages they cause and the infectious diseases their presence can spread to both humans and pets.

A series of studies in the mid-to-late-twentieth century show that a raccoon can remember solutions to tasks for up to 3 years. The following are some common raccoon problems and some warning signs for you to look out for. The process is complex, because bats can enter such tiny areas, about 3/8 inch. Pictures and information about racoons - all kinds of it on my website here. Just browse around! Removing raccoon from your house - You could try to sweep it out with a broom, as a last resort. Be sure to keep your kids and pets locked up! We also have a driveable scissors lift with a 24-foot deck height.

Clear Lake Shores TX Bird Removal and Bird Control

Bird Control – We recently (Aug/05) added a HEPA-vac to our equipment, and are now able to offer attic or other clean-outs. I never set cage traps outside on the ground if there's a raccoon in the attic. This may catch the right raccoon, but there's a good chance that it won't, and will cause other problems. There are many different plans for bat houses. Bird nest removal services in Texas. If the animal wants to go on your property, the theory is that the raccoon will think a human or a dog is around, and it will be too scared to further advance. Raccoons are assumed to recognize the facial expression and posture of other members of their species more quickly because of the conspicuous facial coloration and the alternating light and dark rings on the tail.

Animal eviction fluid - I've only seen raccoon eviction fluid, but it can work on female squirrels. Bird droppings clean up and sanitizing.  Can raccoon in attic crash through ceiling - Oh yes, you bet they can, I've seen it happen many times. They fall through the ceiling from the attic. Insulation: Raccoons enjoy making their dens in warm, dry and quiet spaces. As stated, the vast majority of the time, the raccoon in the attic is a mother with babies.

An expert wildlife removal professional will know how to target the animal properly. Under no circumstances should you consider fumigating or poisoning to remove bats from your home. As an attic cools down, cool outside air is drawn into any cracks or holes, and the bats follow the air currents to the exit holes. Often its this type of damage that caused a homeowner to call me out to remove the raccoons in the first place. You can't do an exclusion while the young are flightless, because they'll all either die or crawl down the walls of your house and many will find a way inside your rooms.

Galveston County, TX Wildlife Control Services