Wildlife Removal Ionia County Michigan
Click To Call Now!
Emergency Assistance Available, 24 hours a day
Animal Control Service
Wildlife Trapping Service
Attic Restoration Service
Pest Control Service
Raccoon Trapping & Removal
Squirrel Trapping & Removal
Mice Removal & Control
Snake Removal & Control
Dead Animal Removal & Cleanup
Mole Trapping & Vole Control
Bat Removal & Control
Skunk Trapping & Removal
Bird Removal & Control
Groundhog Removal & Woodchuck Trapping
Chipmunk Removal & Trapping Service
Opossum Removal & Trapping
Rat Removal & Control Service
Dead Deer Removal
Muskrat Removal & Control
Woodpecker Removal & Control
Voted Best Animal Removal Company In Ionia County Michigan
Raccoon Feces Cleanup
Bat Guano Cleanup
Bird Nest Removal Service
Chimney Cap Installation Service
Animal Damage Repair
Rodent Removal Service
Commercial Bird Control
Pigeon Removal Service
The Best Professional Ionia County Michigan Wildlife Control Company
Are 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 Ionia County, MI 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 Ionia County wildlife removal situations.
If you describe your problem in detail, I can provide an estimate. The above are just some of the services offered by Platinum Wildlife Removal. The primary culprits are raccoons, squirrels, rats, bats, and mice, but other creatures may be at work. These predators are known to attack unattended livestock and pets. Founded in 2006, our company blends the best elements of the pest control and animal removal industries to provide you with top notch service to handle you nuisance wildlife problem. Attic dwelling animals leave behind biohazardous waste. Platinum Wildlife Removal also provides dead animal removal in Ionia County. Bat removal in Ionia County is Platinum Wildlife’s speciality. We also do squirrel trapping near you. Or perhaps an animal is loose in your house and causing damage? We can help with that too.
Ionia County 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?
The 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 Ionia County County 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 anything from cat food and sardines to marshmallows 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 Mice 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.
Ionia County Michigan 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 Ionia County 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, muskrat, opossum, mice, rats and other problems with experience and effective methods that are humane and safe.
Information About Squirrel Babies That Can Help You Capture Them
The first thing you should know about squirrels is that they are simply rodents. They are part of the family of rodents which will also include woodchucks, marmots, chipmunks, prairie dogs, and of course standard rodents that you may have in your home. Squirrels are unique because of their ability to live in trees. There are ground squirrels, tree squirrels, and even flying squirrels that are in certain areas of the world. In order to capture them, you need to know a little bit about their habits, what they eat, and where they live. You should also know some information about squirrel babies which can help you figure out how to trap them.
What Do Squirrels Eat?
Squirrels are primarily known for consuming nuts. You may often see them gathering acorns under oak trees and storing them away. However, squirrels are omnivores. This means that they will not only consume consumables such as fruits, nuts, seeds, and even fungi, but they will also eat their share of meat. They have been seen eating young snakes, small animals, caterpillars, and insects. They are also known for eating eggs, so when you are figuring out your trap, you need to use some of these different consumables to attract them.
How Long Do Baby Squirrels Rely On Their Mother?
When a squirrel is born, it is helpless, completely reliance upon the mother for milk. It is likely going to be dependent for up to 12 weeks, which means they will stay in their den, or wherever they are living, for three months. During this time, it will be difficult to capture the squirrels, at least all of them, because they are not going to be coming out that often. The mother may go out to feed, but for you to capture the baby squirrels that have just been produced, you need to wait at least three months from the time that they were born.
How To Capture Squirrels And Attract
Once the baby squirrels are old enough, and they are coming out with their family, this is when you can capture them all. To do this, you will set traps in front of the opening to wherever they are living. In some cases, this could be an outbuilding on your property or an access point that leads into your attic. Squirrels tend to like being in the attic area instead of living under your home. If you contact a professional, they will not only have all of the traps that you will need, but they can set them for you, and effectively capture them all.
By understanding the habits of squirrels, and information about squirrel babies, you can plan your ability to capture them. If you can determine how old the baby squirrels are, or at least when the squirrels were born, you can figure out the best time to capture them. In many cases, you will already see the baby squirrels coming out. They will have the least fluffy tails and will be much smaller. If they are that old, they will certainly be hungry, and you can easily capture them in traps as they are looking for food.
Areas we commonly service:
North Plains Township