Joliet Illinois Wildlife Removal

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  • Skunk Trapping & Control

  • How to Kill a Raccoon - Alternatives to Poisoning or Killing Raccoons

  • Squirrel Droppings - What Does Squirrel Poop Look Like

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 Joliet, and are State Licensed in Illinois to perform the work we do. We operate a full-service Joliet 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 Joliet and the surrounding counties; and because of our knowledge, professionalism, and great reputation, we are highly recommended by many state, city, and local municipalities.

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Humane Wildlife Removal in Joliet Illinois

Tactics to Keep Skunks Away


varmint removal

  • Raccoon Control Services

  • Do Skunks Attack Pets?

  • Bat Removal and Prevention

By adding a splash of ammonia to your trash cans, you will discourage the raccoons from scavenging for food that you have disposed in the trash cans. Sealing up cracks and gaps along exterior walls with fine mesh or caulk also proves effective. Young are born in June, and can fly by August. There are various ways to identify a pit viper from non venomous snakes. Many snakes found in the United States are non venomous and pose no risk to humans other than fright or a potential secondary infection in a bite. The females form large maternity colonies, often in buildings such as attics or barns. Characteristics of the nonvenomous snake are narrow head, no pit between eye and nostril and round pupils. Read About Colonizing Bats species info.

Clean Up Of Accumulation of Guano, or Feces


pest and wildlife control

  • How To Get Rid Of A Skunk is Living Under Deck or Porch

  • Raccoon Extermination Services

  • Clean Up Of Accumulation of Guano, or Feces

This includes trees, sheds, garages, attics, crawl spaces, porches, patios, decks, walls, roofs, and more. Each of these can be quite dangerous in how they affect their victim. Snakes also bask in the sunlight on warm days, since, as cold-blooded animals, they rely on external heat sources to regulate their body temperature. They mate in the fall, but delay fertilization, and one pup is born in early June, and can fly about eight weeks later. Bats use echolocation in order to aid in navigation and feeding on the wing. They are typically black in color with three bright yellow stripes running the length of their bodies. Chance of survival is lowest with an Eastern Diamondback bite. Characteristics of the nonvenomous snake are narrow head, no pit between eye and nostril and round pupils.

Guaranteed Bat Exclusion


humane wildlife services

  • Squirrel Repellents

  • Do Skunks Attack Pets?

  • How to Get Rid of Squirrels Humanely

While all are dangerous it is usually the neurotoxins and cardiotoxins that are considered to be the most dangerous to the victim. Snakes inhabit many ecological niches, and often around human buildings. All snakes should be treated with respect and left alone regardless of venom. If you have raccoons in your attic, the total cost will probably run between $350 - $500 to remove all the raccoons (plus young) and seal the entry holes shut. Read about what to do if you are bitten by a bat. As it moves through these other areas it causes incredible damage. The reptiles do not attack humans, and non-venomous bites do little more than produce a painful puncture wound. However, this is part of what separates the cottonmouth from other snakes that emit this toxin.

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