Wild Animal Control Service & Pest Control in Sylvan Lake, IL
Squirrel Control Services
Squirrel Removal From Attics
Nuisance squirrels in an attic present the same problems as mice but just on a larger scale as they can gnaw faster resulting in greater damage. The damage these nuisance animals create in an attic is usually never covered by homeowners insurance given that they are a rodent. Squirrel damage in an attic ranges from gnawed wires to trampling and urination on insulation or exterior holes that allow water to enter creating water damage and mold issues along with other unwanted guest from bugs to bats to enter. Our professional humane squirrel removal company in Sylvan Lake, IL gets to the bottom of pest squirrel problems and stop them with numerous effective squirrel trapping set ups without needing extermination. We offer all services after successful squirrel removal ranging from squirrel odor removal and nesting removal to squirrel exclusion and damage repairs with squirrel proof steel. Squirrels can be a real pain especially when they have 2 litters of young per year. If you are having issues with nuisance squirrels in your attic don’t hesitate to call us for a consultation. We offer squirrel control packages as well for large colonies.
Skunk Removal & Control
Humane Nuisance Skunk Trapping
Damage Prevention From Lawn Grubbing Skunks
We remove skunks in Sylvan Lake frequently but can honestly say we love skunks, they are cute, docile animals when dealt with correctly are surprisingly very smart with a reputation for being smarter and a better pet then a house cat. If it were legal in Illinois we might even have a few…however we would never want one living under our deck or stoop so we know just how you feel when you want to get rid of a pest skunk on your property. Believe it or not we have had several clients call the gas company or fire department before calling us for skunk trapping services because they thought the sulfur in the skunk essence was a gas leak. The sulfur in skunk spray is what temporarily blinds animals threatening the skunks life. We offer professional skunk odor removal for skunk spray that is just unbearable which is usually best done after skunk trapping is performed. There is a special process for skunk control that always starts with humane skunk trapping because nothing can be done effectively with a live skunk spraying. Unfortunately we do encounter dead skunks from poisoning or natural causes usually disease. When we have a dead skunk under a deck of concrete stoop we try and remove it as soon as possible as the smell will last for periods of 6+ months very strongly. This is best accomplished by digging till the carcass can be found and removed, a very long process. If you’re looking for professional skunk control to eradicate nuisance animals by humane trapping give us a call today for a phone consultation for skunk removal or skunk odor removal.
Humane Raccoon Trapping & Control
Raccoon Baby Removal & Eviction Services
Nuisance raccoons in an attic present two huge issues. Attic insulation damage causing a big rise in heating & cooling bills and the parasite ridden feces filled with raccoon roundworm eggs. Raccoons establish community latrines sites where they repeatedly deposit fresh feces. Raccoon feces can carry millions of roundworm eggs that lay dormant for years and can infect domestic cats and dogs, so raccoon removal is very important Raccoons are powerful animals and to be quite honest, almost every home is at risk of raccoons entering the attic because of their agility and power. Nuisance raccoons chew through roof shingles and wood, boar through soffits, tear down siding and fascia boards and pop open attic fans & vents to get inside an attic. Our raccoon removal company in Sylvan Lake, IL tackles all types of pest raccoon control situations with various types of traps and raccoon exclusion, custom fabricated out of steel to insure once we get rid of raccoons they are gone for good. If you have a raccoon that has broken into your attic you are in luck about one thing, homeowners insurance usually covers the damage they do and takes care of the damaged insulation ruined by the raccoons walking and trampling around. Attic re-insulation due to raccoon damage is best done once the problem raccoons are removed and the raccoon entry points are sealed up professionally. We guarantee all of our raccoon proofing for quality of materials and workmanship. If you have a raccoon in your attic that you need to get rid of, call us today. We will send out a technician to get your humane raccoon trapping process started as well as an agent to estimate damage and work directly with your homeowners insurance on attic restoration.
Spotting Evidence of Raccoon Infestations
Controlling Squirrels - Removing Squirrels From Your Attic Permanently
Home Management Solutions for Nuisance Raccoons
Rabies is a well-known and widely-feared virus that is highly contagious and commonly carried by many species of mammal. Raccoon, bats, birds, dogs, cats, foxes, and are not only susceptible to the virus, but are common carriers of the disease. It is passed along and transmitted through the infected mammal's saliva, either through bodily fluids, open wounds, scratches, or bites. If treatment is neglected, the Rhabdovirus is always fatal. Fortunately, modern advances in veterinary care allow us the opportunity to vaccinate our domesticated pets with a Rabies vaccine and protect them from contracting the fatal virus.
If an animal is bitten by a rabid mammal, and they have never been vaccinated, there is little hope for survival. But what about humans? Humans on the other hand can be treated before or after being exposed to the Rabies virus. There are stringent vaccination schedules that must be properly implemented in order for the medicine to be effective. Continue reading and review the general Rabies vaccination schedule for humans, pre-exposure and post-exposure.
A Total of 2 Doses on Two Separate Occasions:
- Dose 1 = Immediately After Exposure
- Dose 2 = Three Days After the Initial Dose
If you spot raccoons or other wild animals on your property, be sure to keep your distance to avoid provocation and fear that could cause animals to attack. You never know what diseases an animal has, so it is best to avoid contact at all times. If you suspect you have a raccoon problem, call a local wildlife removal company for safe and humane raccoon control services. Better protect yourself, your family, and your property by preventing raccoons and other animals from visiting each night.
To find a Rabies vaccination clinic in your city, check out the Passport Health Travel Clinic locations.
Working As a Wildlife Control Technician
The Negative Effects of Beaver Dams
3 Types of Plants That Repel Raccoons
Resolving wildlife problems in a gentle and humane way is a challenge that we meet head on each day. With the threat of rabies and other diseases wildlife carry, a professional is your best choice for removing the source of the wildlife problem and returning your home to its former peaceful existence. An expert in wildlife removal and repair wants you and your family to enjoy the best protection against wildlife as possible.
It all starts with the inspection. A very thorough and comprehensive inspection is vital to the success of any wildlife control campaign. By using the most complete inspection process in the industry, a picture will be clear of how severe the problem is and what the best route to recovery is.
To ensure your family's protection, only the most current methods, equipment and technology should be used when resolving your wildlife problem. Taking special care of the wildlife and your home is a very important part of what we the expert should do for you! You have invested a lot of money, time and have pride in your home and want a professional who is concerned about the security and aesthetic appeal of the home the way you would be.
Your home deserves the best materials and craftsmanship possible to keep it looking its finest. Your wildlife expert should only be using quality materials from approved vendors to ensure the quality of repairs that will last a long time. Quality is important. Using inferior materials will allow wildlife to re-enter a home that has been repaired with low quality products. Wildlife such as raccoons, are very strong and can tear open cheaply repaired areas. When you do it right the first time, it saves you time and money.
If the wildlife in your home or building has left animal waste behind, choose experts that are trained to clean up these areas deodorize and re-insulate. Animal wastes carry diseases and this waste must be sterilized and removed. Other animals are attracted to the odors caused by this waste and will try to enter the area again. By removing the waste, you protect your health and help eliminate the possibility of other animal gaining entry somewhere else in the structure.
Through the best training programs, licensed, insured, courteous and conscientious wildlife experts will diagnose and remedy your most sophisticated wildlife conflicts. Ongoing training ensures that your wildlife expert stays on top of current trends and techniques to keep your costs of resolving the problem at a minimum.
You can live with wildlife in a peaceful co-existence. Birds, squirrels and other wildlife are enjoyable to watch feeding and going about their normal day to day activities. It enriches our lives to be able to view wildlife and spend time in nature away from the everyday stresses of life. Your property can be a great attraction to wildlife and your home protected from an invasion at the same time. We are the professionals that keep the wildlife where they belong.
A All Animal Control is a proud member of the following associations: Bat Conservational International, National Animal Control Association, National Wildlife Control Operators Association, National Pest Management Association and The Wildlife Society.