Galesburg Illinois Wildlife Removal

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  • How Much is a Bat Exclusion?

  • Skunk Behavior, Diet & Habits

  • Raccoon Repellents

Thank you for your interest in American Wildlife Removal! We specialize in the humane capture and removal of nuisance animals in a knowledgeable and professional manner. We have been in business since 1988 in Galesburg, and are State Licensed in Illinois to perform the work we do. We operate a full-service Galesburg nuisance wildlife control company, and with our full house/grounds inspection, we can offer solutions to prevent animal problems in the future.

When we do a home inspection for animals, we will be able to tell you what the problem is. With a complete understanding of the animals we work with, we can quickly and easily identify which animals are causing the problem and exactly where the animals are gaining entry. With our expertise and vast awareness of wildlife, we work efficiently, solving your wildlife problem as quickly as possible.

We service Galesburg and the surrounding counties; and because of our knowledge, professionalism, and great reputation, we are highly recommended by many state, city, and local municipalities.

wildlife and pest control

Humane Wildlife Removal in Galesburg Illinois

Diseases Squirrels Can Transmit to Humans


pest and wildlife control

  • What Kinds of Diseases Can Bats Spread?

  • What Are Health Concerns Related to Bats?

  • Diet: What Do Squirrels Eat?

These bats will form huge colonies, up to several million members in some cases. The important thing to know is that most snakes are non-venomous, and pretty much none of them are aggressive. However, ironically enough, it is a snake that injects a cytotoxin that has established itself as the most deadly in all of North America. The incubation period is highly variable in animals and people. Second, seal any openings leading into structures (homes, outbuildings, garages, etc.). For me to come to your property to remove a snake, a one-time trip, I usually charge in the $120-$200 range depending on travel distance and other factors. However, bats in the north hibernate in colder weather. Snakes inhabit many ecological niches, and often around human buildings.

Squirrel Nests - Where Are Nests Located


raccoon removal

  • What is the Best Bait to Trap a Skunk?

  • How to Use One-way Exclusion Funnels to Remove Skunks

  • How Hazardous Are Bats?

They tolerate and even prefer very high temperatures. Most are very patient when it comes to catching prey - they sit still and silent for a very long time, then when a prey item is in reach, they strike! If you have this problem you should get rid of them immediately. There are the most common methods can be used to remove raccoons' nest. If you require a larger snake management program, with habitat modification, setting and monitoring of snake traps, many service visits over a span if time, etc, then the cost can be quite a bit higher. The primary concern seems to be fear of snakes (Ophidiophobia) which many people have. Appropriate treatment has to be given to the person bitten by bats or any animals that might carry the rabies virus. Some kill by venom, some by constriction. Characteristics of the nonvenomous snake are narrow head, no pit between eye and nostril and round pupils.

Steps to Prevent Squirrel Entry in Crawl Space, Basement or Attic


animal removal services

  • Squirrel Trapping Services

  • Squirrels Chewing on Woodwork

  • Remove Bats That Are Living in Your Home

None of these animals are actually blind, but they do use echolocation in order to aid in navigation on the wing. Usually mother raccoons are looking for warm and dry place to give birth to their offspring hence they find the attic very proper place. Make your yard less inviting and your raccoon control plan more successful by eliminating any potential food sources that might attract them. Despite the unpleasant side effects, lethal snake bites are one of the least common causes of death in the United States. They mate in the fall, but delay fertilization, and one pup is born in early June, and can fly about eight weeks later. To eliminate potential food sources, take steps to control rodent and insect populations, such as maintaining clean living spaces and storing food in rodent-proof containers. The problem with sharing your personal space with raccoons is the structural damages they cause and the infectious diseases their presence can spread to both humans and pets. Cottonmouth snakes will eat virtually anything that they can fit into their mouth, but will kill any animal that they see as a threat.

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