damage do Raccoons do?
The different types of
damage which raccoons are capable of are almost too numerous to mention.
In urban environments, raccoons are more than capable of finding homes
in uncapped chimneys. Tearing off shingles or fascia in order to gain
entrance to an attic or wall void, tearing up lawns in search for grubs
and earthworms, destroying gardens, and dumping over trash cans. In
attics and wall voids, the build-up of raccoon feces and urine can constitute
health hazards to the homeowner. In more rural environments, raccoons
can be highly destructive in and around poultry barns.
If a person is ever bit by a raccoon - you must seek
medical attention immediately.
damage do Skunks do?
Skunks dig holes in lawns
and golf courses, eat garden produce, prey on poultry and waterfowl,
damage beehives, den under buildings, are a host for rabies, and spray
What damage do opossums do?
Opossums dig up our lawns
and flower beds. They tear off siding, and enter out houses either through
opens they have made them selves, or ones that the builder left open.
Their main diet consists of grubs, rodents, trash, as well as
bugs, and insects. The fleas and ticks it carries can carry harmful
parasites and disease. They tend to make homes in our attics and leave
a large amount of urine, feces, and left over meals. These creatures
have a pouch much like he kangaroo. And once the little ones are born,
the grip onto moms fur and make their way to the pouch to nurse.
What damage to Rattlesnakes do?
Rattlesnakes can pose
a serious risk to small children, small animals, as well as to adults.
Rattlesnakes can bite through clothing and without warning. Rattlesnakes
can leave feces and animal remains.
If a person is ever bit
by a rattlesnake - seek medical attention immediately by
calling 911. If you suspect
your pet has been bit - get to a veterinarian immediately.
What damage do pigeons do?
Most areas with pigeon
problems are commercial areas such as ball parks, schools, and anywhere
pigeons are feed by humans. But can also occur in or under your eves,
the top of your roof, or any other area they may deem safe to roost.
Fouling occurs where birds nest or roost. Apart from being unsightly,
the acidic droppings can erode stonework resulting in costly long term
damage. Gutters and drain pipes can become blocked causing flooding.
Ladders and fire escapes can become coated with droppings, making them
unsafe to use. Droppings can also cause havoc with AC units and electrical
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repairs to keep them from returning. Read below for more info on Swallows and what
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What damage to Ground Squirrels do?
Ground Squirrels can cause all sort of damage which
can lead to Erosion, Broken ankles, and massive landscape damage, removal
of these Squirrels must be done.