Licensed and Humane Wildlife Removal in Bridgeland 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 Bridgeland 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 Bridgeland Texas, The Critter Squad can solve it! All of our work is 100% backed with a written GUARANTEE.

The Critter Squad are your local Bridgeland 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 Harris County County Texas

Bridgeland TX Bat Removal and Control

Bat Removal – You can also try raccoon prevention techniques instead of strict removal, but in many cases, getting them out of the area completely is the only way to go. While poison can be very effective in getting rid of any bats in your home that actually eat the poison (bats feed off live insects so nibbling on a block of poison is unlikely) it is one of the worst choices. They end up flying around in your living room. Professional bat control services in Bridgeland, TX to get rid of bats from attics. If the bat has been captured make sure to take it with you so the health department can discover if it is carrying rabies or not. We also inspect the attic or other possible internal roost areas if possible.

I've been to many homes at which the homeowner has placed a great deal of mothballs in the attic - one had fifty pounds of mothballs! - and the raccoons didn't care. Bat exclusion services in Bridgeland Texas are always guaranteed. Is it Legal for me to Trap the Raccoon? In most states, no. They are simple to construct, don’t cost much to build and can be a wonderful way to spend an afternoon teaching children about these lovely creatures. I've seen them climb easy areas on homes, such as downspouts and screened porches, but also harder areas, such as wood trim, brick walls, or even the smooth corner of houses.

Their wingspan is from 8. The most common noise deterrents are regular radios and ultrasonic high-pitch sound emitting devices. It won’t prematurely expose its young to the outside dangers just because you’ve made it rather smelly in there. We recently (Aug/05) added a HEPA-vac to our equipment, and are now able to offer attic or other clean-outs. In addition, I've seen several cases in which homeowners have caught neighborhood pet cats.

Bridgeland TX Roof Rat Removal and Extermination

Rat Removal – In a nutshell, you have to find out how they are flying in and out, install a special one-way device (there are several different types, for different scenarios) over the exit area, and let them fly out, but not fly back in. Burning bats will flood your living room. If you do find yourself with orphaned baby wildlife you can do an internet search for a local wildlife rehabber. The site is an example of a site with a searchable directory. We know how to get rid of roof rats from attics. Brown or grey streaks can be left near soffits, the roof and chimneys and are prime indicators of a bat colony. This prevents them from finding an alternate access point into the structure.

Thus, the presence of baby raccoons makes simple trapping a not-so-simple matter. Often people think this swooping is the bat diving in trying to attack people. Roof rat extermination and rat exclusion from home is what we do best to make your home rat proof. The real challenge is meticulous work, and not missing a single tiny area. They go out in groups and shifts, and return back and forth all night. This may explain the sporadic incidents of bats in your home during the winter.

If it sounds as though they just want to set a trap on the ground and quickly get to the next customer, find someone else. The body weight of an adult raccoon varies considerably with habitat, making the raccoon one of the most variably sized mammals. The food is always more important. Instead of using traps, bat control is done by using a systematic exclusion program. Other very common entry areas include soffit vents, gable vents, and other roof vents. Bats sleep during the daylight, which makes it easier to find them.

Bridgeland TX Skunk Removal and Exclusion

Skunk Removal – The virus is found in the saliva of the animal and enters the bloodstream of any living thing it bites. Paw Hold Traps: These types of traps are also only really used by trappers, often fur trappers, some of whom perform nuisance wildlife removal services. The penis bone of males is about 10 cm (4 in) long and strongly bent at the front end. Professional skunk exclusion and proofing services to keep skunks out of your yard. It is absolutely critical this isn’t done during between May and the end of August.

The holes and gaps are usually tiny, about a half-inch (yes, a half-inch), and very easy to miss. Every building is different, and the bats relate to the architecture in very specific ways that require selecting the proper device(s). Skunk removal from window wells and dead skunk removal. Wear a pair of thick, leather gloves. The following tips are helpful to recognize and help prevent raccoon activity in the attic or other parts of the home.

It would actually be very nice, because then we could remove bats easily (and harmlessly, just like a real exclusion). Raccoons are nocturnal mammals. It has very sensitive front paws and this sensitivity increases underwater. Poisoning these bats can fill your attic with dead bodies that will decompose and can expose you to disease and fill your house with stench. Secure your garbage can and strap the lid down with bungee cords.

Bridgeland TX Raccoon Removal and Trapping

Raccoon Removal – As you can understand, getting rid of your raccoons and finding a definitive solution to your problem is not an easy job. Raccoons inside roof - Inside the roof, you say? Like in the ceiling or attic? The Bottom Line is that a raccoon in the attic is a serious problem, and it's often not the kind of thing that can be solved with a quick and easy fix. Humane live trapping of raccoons and raccoon baby removal services. You need to get raccoons out of your attic.

Raccoons are extremely adaptable and have been seen in almost every type of setting including near streams, in forests, in cities, and in grasslands. This can obviously become quite labor intensive on some structures. Raccoon damage repairs and attic restoration services in Bridgeland TX. Raccoon trap off of roof - If the trap fell off the roof, you didn't bolt it down well enough. The following tips are helpful to recognize and help prevent raccoon activity in the attic or other parts of the home.

The presence of these young complicates the matter of removing raccoons, because if you trap and remove the adult female, the young are left behind. In central Illinois, young bats are present in nursery colonies from early May through early August. Even in cases in which the odor is strong, it's not enough incentive to make the animal leave. The babies, as they lay in a cluster in an attic, aren't capable of entering traps. Appropriate treatment has to be given to the person bitten by bats or any animals that might carry the rabies virus. Click here to hire us for bat removal in your town.

Bridgeland TX Squirrel Removal and Control

Squirrel Removal – Many people think that they should trap the bats and get rid of them this way however this is not the best way to get rid of bats. That includes all of the current repellent and deterrent products sold. How do I get baby raccoons out of my chimney - Use an inspection mirror up the damper and locate them, then reach up into the damper and grab them with a thick leather glove. Make sure mama isn't in the vicinity. Humane squirrel control procedures to get squirrels out of your attic. The methods used for bat removal have nothing in common with the methods normally used for animals such as raccoons, opossums, squirrels, groundhogs, and others.

For tips to do it yourself for FREE, read my how to get rid of raccoons page. For additional information on this tactic from a professional rehabber, including the risks, click on relocating raccoons. Squirrel damage repairs and exclusion services to keep nuisance squirrels out for good. In addition to being important for the environment, bats only have one baby a year and it takes several months before this pup can fly about and be fully mobile. If it is not the birthing season, you can do a bat removal project. Remember, it is my goal to be as humane as possible to these remarkable and cute creatures.

You can hear the slight peeping and see bats swooping around. There are no vampire bats in the United States, although they can be found in South America and there are a few in Central America. Check the local bat species to determine when it is safe to exclude the colony. They are dangerous and difficult to use, and very few people, other than old fur trappers, would use them. Bats are very sensitive to air currents, and the cool air which enters an attic after sunset is what triggers the bats to exit the structure and feed each night.

Bridgeland TX Armadillo Removal and Trapping

Armadillo Removal – Plus you'd be breaking the law, but that's the least of your concerns, compared to potentially hundreds of stranded baby bats now crawling down your walls, into your house, and eventually dying and rotting & stinking. As stated above, the droppings of raccoons can contain raccoon roundworm (Baylisascaris procyonis & B. While poison can be very effective in getting rid of any bats in your home that actually eat the poison (bats feed off live insects so nibbling on a block of poison is unlikely) it is one of the worst choices. Professional armadillo trapping services. Once again, I've seen both of these tactics used multiple times to no effect.

The most common bat in the U. It is a time when young bats are leaving the nursery colony for the first time, and sometimes "get lost" while trying to find their way outside. I have found scratch marks from bats (in the dust) inside furnace and air conditioning ductwork in a home and also an apartment complex, and both sites had experienced bats "appearing" from the register vents in mid-winter. Armadillo exclusion services to make your property armadillo proof. These are very effective.

Over time they moved north up the continent, successfully adapting to new territories and expanding their diet. It is great for installing chimney caps on 2 or 3 story homes. Read more about the bat maternity season so that you don't do the job during the wrong time of year. On many structures we will perform much of the sealing and repairs (secondary gaps and holes) before the exclusion season begins. These are usually one-day "awakenings" to get a drink.

Bridgeland TX Bird Removal and Bird Control

Bird Control – I've been to dozens of houses using all kinds of raccoon bait, and it didn't matter, the correct animals were not caught, due to other reasons than just bait. There is no legal poison for raccoons. The five toes on a raccoon’s front paws are extremely dexterous, functioning essentially as five little fingers which allow it to grasp and manipulate food it finds in the wild as well as a variety of other objects, including doorknobs, jars, and latches. Bird nest removal services in Texas. They also urinate and defecate everywhere. In actuality, the bats are diving to snatch up bugs.

You can then bring it outside and watch it flutter away. Bird droppings clean up and sanitizing.  In many areas, hunting and vehicular injury are the two most common causes of death Raccoon attic damage photo - several on this site, they damage wires, ducts, insulation, and more. The young bats would die without their mothers, and an attic full of dead animals is much worse than having the bats roosting there.

Then when you enter the attic, you scare the mother raccoon out with your presence (make noise or chase it with a snare pole) and it will run out of the attic, out its hole, and right into the trap! Or, if the mother raccoon stands its ground in the attic, you can physically capture it with a professional snare pole. Raccoons have a dual cooling system to regulate their temperature; that is, they are able to both sweat and pant for heat dissipation. A properly licensed trapper, who knows wildlife and has experience, is vaccinated against rabies, and who can do it safely and legally, is the best option. Any gap of 1/2 to 1 inch is especially desirable. Raccoons emit a number of vocalizations.

Harris County, TX Wildlife Control Services