Humane Wildlife Removal in Troy, MI

The Best Professional Troy Wildlife Control Company

Troy Wildlife RemovalAre you hearing scratching in your attic or noise on your roof. Typically this is the cause of nuisance wildlife either inside your attic or trying to make their way in. Problem wildlife will not only cause issues up high, nuisance animals will strike high and low trying to find the safest place to live. This means skunks under your deck, stoop and shed. Raccoons living under the shed, inside the garage and inside of your chimney. Squirrels inside chimneys, garage rafters and even cooking grills. Wildlife are extremely adaptive and will make use of whatever is available to survive and stay safe.

If you are in need of Troy wildlife removal services, there is a few things you may want to know about the over all trapping and wildlife control process. We offer trapping services along with a list of various services to better serve homeowners for their every wildlife management need. This includes but is not limited to, dead animal removal, bird nesting removal, bat exclusion services, animal proofing, feces clean up, damage repairs, odor management, animals in window wells, wildlife removal from chimneys and the list goes on. Our decades of experience make us the perfect choice for any and all Troy MI wildlife removal situations.

Troy Michigan is full of wildlife, and is also full of people which makes encounters more and more common. Some frequent questions we get are:

  • How much does wildlife removal cost?
  • Where do you set the traps?
  • What kind of bat for you use?
  • How do you keep from getting sprayed?
  • Have you ever been sprayed?
  • How do you remove skunk odor, tomato juice?
  • What do you do with the animal?

Troy MichiganThe cost of wildlife removal can truly range as there is no one set price that can meet the needs of hundreds of nuisance wildlife scenarios. After a phone consultation to determine your exact needs, we can better gauge a price for handing your issue. Trapping costs are typically are set price unless the area is unsafe or has limited access forcing us to use alternate or modified methods to trap the animals. Dead animal removal can also vary as animals tend to die in some very inaccessible places or will die right on your lawn. Size and disposal will also play a role. Animal proofing costs will vary depending on the location of the area if up high, if there are rocks, roots or bushes to deal with if on the ground and what the size of the area is that we are excluding to wildlife. As you can see, the cost of Troy wildlife removal really is a tailored price to your exact needs.

With raccoons traps can be set on the roof, on the ground where they are gaining access and also inside the attic if need be. Each has its pros and cons. Setting up for squirrel removal or raccoon traps on the roof means it must be secured down by screwing to the roof. Of course, all holes are properly sealed after the trapping has been completed. Raccoon removal that is done inside an attic, can also bring its own set of issues. When a raccoon has been caught and needs to be brought down and through the home, it can potentially be messy. Raccoon urinate when they are afraid, they can usually have feces in the cage, can cut themselves on the steel, and loose hair and they rub against the cage. This means you can have blood, hair, urine and raccoon feces trailing into your home if the trap has not been contained tightly. For squirrels, attic traps work wonderful as they don’t really present all of the issue raccoons do. Traps set on the ground for raccoon where they are climbing up can be effective but they can also catch random animals that find the bait first. Skunk traps are set at the den site, which is most effective for quick capture.

Many are interested in the bait we use. For squirrels, peanut butter is usually the bait of choice as it has a strong odor and lasts quite a while. Raccoon will eat almost anything, so any thing from cat food and sardines to marshmellows are used depending on the time of year and situation. Skunk are omnivores as well so cat food, sardines and carrots are all baits that are used to catch them.

We do get sprayed from time to time when providing skunk removal and while there is no way to keep a skunk from spraying, patience and experience can calm a skunk’s nerves to keep it from spraying. When we are sprayed, baking soda, peroxide and dish soap is the only solution that breaks down all 3 molecules of skunk odor. Tomato juice is an internet tale.

Troy wildlife removal services have various laws that govern what is done with the species of each animal. While some have to be euthanized by Michigan state law, others are able to be relocated.

If you are looking for Troy Michigan nuisance animal trapping services for problem wildlife, give us a call today. We can solve all of your bat, bird, squirrel, skunk, raccoon, groundhog, beaver, muskrat, opossum, and coyote problems with experience and effective methods that are humane and safe.

(248) 667-7796

The History of Troy, Michigan

Troy, Michigan was previously known as the Troy Township. This was developed during the year 1819. A few years after this, the area was then given the name Troy Corners. This was because a man called Johnson Niles decided to purchase one hundred and sixty arches of land in the area. At the moment, this land is located in the northern-central part of Troy.

During 1827, the Troy Township was founded. In the year 1955, the area became officially used as a strategy for stopping other cities from purchasing land in the area. It was used to protect the Township of Troy.

Troy, Michigan can be found in the northern suburbs of Detroit. It sits in Oakland County in Michigan.
The area is known for fantastic business and a great place to go shopping. Particularly in Metro Detroit. Here, there are a large number of office buildings. The Somerset Collection mall can also be found here.

During 2011, Troy was voted in as the safest city in the whole of Michigan. It was also the nineteenth safest city in the whole of the United States. Troy, Michigan has even been said to be a very affordable city in the United States. In fact, it has been ranked into fourth place for this.

This fabulous region is a great place for business. Especially when it comes to the finance and automotive industries. There are thousands of well known businesses who do business here. The region also has the largest property value in Michigan. It comes second to Detroit.

In terms of government, Troy has a Council-Manager government. This means that the city is owned by the council. The government has six council members and one mayor. A city manager is voted in by the council. It is he or she who looks after the every day operations of the city of Troy.

Troy, Michigan has many schools, colleges and universities. The major highway is the I 75 which goes through the center of Troy and goes through until the township of Bloomfield.

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If you've had raccoons living in your attic, it's a good idea to have the attic cleaned. Raccoons leave their waste behind when they inhabit an attic. Sometimes there's a specific raccoon latrine, and most of the poop is piled up in one spot. Sometimes it's spread out all over the attic. Same goes for urine as well. Sometimes it's concentrated in an area, sometimes spread all over the place. The poop is easy to pick up and remove, as in the above photo, because the droppings are large. But the urine soaks into the insulation or even the sheetrock (drywall) or wood in the attic. And not all feces or urine will be accessible to remove by hand. That's when it's important to clean up and properly fog the attic to eliminate the odor and potential unsanitary conditions.

Raccoon Removal Services

Having any pest can be a problem, but having a large pest can be harmful in many ways to your family. Raccoons are very intelligent and curious animals. They can clear your garden, cause structural damage, rummage through your garbage cans and carry many diseases. Raccoon removal services would be the best option, for any home owner with this large pest. Doing the removal yourself, can put you at risk and should be handled by a raccoon removal service expert from Platinum Wildlife Removal.

Raccoons prefer heavily wooded areas but can be found in many suburban and urban areas. They make their homes in various places such as, not limited to, barns, garages, sewers, sheds and even in your home. Attics, basements and the crawl spaces are well suited for these pests. Not only can these animals cause structural damage and other issues, but they can also carry rabies. Rabies is a life threating viral disease that causes the brain to swell. Which in turn, makes a person or animal secrete saliva from the mouth, (foaming at the mouth) as well as severe mental issues caused by the swelling of the brain. Being in contact with a person or animal that has rabies is dangerous due to this virus being highly contagious. Treatment for this is crucial to keep a person alive but it is also a painful process. 

These large pests can maneuver and eat through many materials that your home is made up of. They sometimes stop at nothing to get to a food source. These cute yet harmful animals become mature around the age of one and can start reproducing where ever they make their homes within a year of their birth. Putting the removal of these pests on hold could potentially multiply the damage. Hiring [OUR COMPANY NAME] would decrease the chances of any more damage, spreading of diseases, and reduce the risk of being bitten. These animals may be cute but they are wild and will do anything to protect themselves or their kits.

Hiring professional raccoon removal services can get costly, depending on the infestation status, but it is less costly than repairing a home damaged by these pests. Repairing or replacing beams, sheet rock, insulation, and pipes, as well as, plants in a garden will cost you more than having a professional from Platinum Wildlife Removal remove these pests for you. Salvaging a garden, that these animals have infested, is almost impossible. Everything in your garden will be eaten and/or destroyed and you will have little to nothing to show for your hard work. 

Being bitten by these animals is more common than people think. It can happen anywhere at any time, especially a raccoon infected with rabies. They are mean, wild and unpredictable. Keeping your family and home safe should be the main priority. Hiring Platinum Wildlife Removal can not only save you time and money but also keeps your family safe. These professionals are trained and can remove these pests with or without lethal force. Removing these animals yourself is not recommended unless you have the necessary training and skills to do so. Hiring a professional from Platinum Wildlife Removal is a better option in keeping your family and home safe.

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And what about the droppings left behind in your attic? Is this something you want hanging above your head at night when you sleep? Raccoons are known for using a single spot in your home as a latrine, while using another part of your attic as their living area. This can lead to matted attic insulation and reduced “R” values, which means you continue to lose money as you continue to heat and cool your home. It can also lead to stained ceilings and unnecessary odors. Let our attic restoration professionals remove that soiled insulation and replace it with your choice of insulation products. Our specialists can prepare insurance bids with most major insurance companies and get your attic back in shape in no time. From gutter protection, attic fan vent guards, roof vent guards, gable vent closures and soffit vent repairs, our team can do it all with one single call.

4 Key Things To Look For When Choosing Wild Animal Control Services Provider

You've heard scratching noises in the night, and found some valuable property damaged. You know it, you have some uninvited guests lodging in your house. Every year, a large number of homes are invaded by wild animals and if their presence is not dealt with quickly and professionally, they can cause a large amount of damage. You need professional wild animal control services. Here are what to look out for from your wild animal control services provider.

Inspection Services

Any professional wild animal control services company will take the time to do a thorough inspection of the property. This inspection should determine; the animal causing the invasion, the size of the infestation, all entry points or potential entry points used to access the building and how to deal with the infestation. It is advisable to determine how the above inspection was carried out.

Methods Used

When choosing a wild animal control services provider, it is important to analyze the methods they use to deal with the wild animals. There are local and international wildlife trapping and removal regulations that the companies should follow to ensure that the animals are treated in a humane manner. These may include hands on removal, use of one way traps and or reunion of families when released back into the wild. 
It is crucial to determine if the products that will used in the removal and reentry prevention of the wild animals are dangerous in any way to your family's health

Services Provided

Different companies provide different levels of services. It is important to ensure that your wild animal control services provider includes prevention of re-entry in his services package. This includes identifying and animal proofing all entry points used by the wild animals. Some companies also include homeowner education on prevention as part of their service, to teach residents how to minimize the chances of a future infestation.
Pricing

Understanding how the control services provider determines the fees will tell you a lot about the kind of service you can expect from them. Some wild animal control service providers charge based on extent of the job done, whether it has included both inspection and full proofing or just animal trapping. Others charge according to the number of animals trapped. 

In summary, there are several key things that one should consider when choosing a wild animal control services company. By choosing us , you are assured of quality professional services that will ensure no future wild animal infestation ever succeeds.