Oak Lawn Illinois Wildlife Removal

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  • How to Get Rid of Squirrels With Repellents

  • Do Nuisance Squirrels Hibernate In Attics?

  • Prevention Of Squirrel Infestations

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

wild animal control

Humane Wildlife Removal in Oak Lawn Illinois

Skunk Reproduction


critter removal

  • How to Remove Bats in the Chimney?

  • What Kind of Damage Do Bats Cause?

  • Get Rid of Skunks Under Homes

The presence of bats in your attic is a big enough inconvenience, but when you have a bat problem, it’s not just their presence that you need to worry about. Snake removal is usually less expensive than the average wildlife control job. Despite this, many people have a deep-seated fear of snakes and don’t want any around their homes. Do snakes harm people or property? Number of offspring varies by species. What makes them so dangerous is not just the kinds of toxins that they can emit, but also the effect that toxin can have on its victim. The waste has a foul odor, but it can also grow fungal spores that people can breathe in, leading to the lung disease Histoplasmosis. A large colony is not only noisy and unsettling at dusk and dawn as swarms of bats fly in and out, but the main problem is that they leave their droppings and urine behind.

How To Identify Skunk Damage


humane wildlife removal

  • Raccoon Bait - Advice on What Bait to Use to Catch a Raccoon

  • What Equipment is Needed to Trap a Skunk?

  • Do Mothballs and Ammonia Help Repel Skunks?

Though less than 1% of bats carry the rabies virus and transmit it, it is difficult to say if a colony of bats that is residing in the house has it or not. A cytotoxin is one that damages cells in the area where the toxin is present. Once the raccoons are out of the chimney, you should install a strong steel chimney cap to discourage them from returning. Snakes don't need much space to enter a home. Cottonmouth snakes will eat virtually anything that they can fit into their mouth, but will kill any animal that they see as a threat. That is, no snake will slither up to you and attack you. NUISANCE CONCERNS: The primary concern involves large colonies. They can also carry fleas, ticks, lice, mites, and more that can spread through the home.

Raccoon Control Services


wildlife and pest control

  • Where Do Skunks Live?

  • Skunk Behavior, Diet & Habits

  • Tactics to Keep Skunks Away

They bite the prey and quickly wrap themselves around it. The lower jaw is hinged and can open to surprising sizes, allowing the snake to consume prey larger than their mouth would otherwise accommodate. Raccoons will use just about any space they can access for shelter inside or outside a home. The pit vipers have a triangular shaped head, a prominent pit between eye and nostril and elliptical pupils. Snakes are cold-blooded animals, which is why they sun in the warmer months and go into hibernation during the colder. Western rattlesnakes are easy to identify due to the distinctive rattle at the end of their tail, which they shake when threatened to warn of their presence. They'll get into pools, screened porches, and oftentimes, the home itself. Their mere presence is a threat to your health since they are known carriers of infectious diseases like Leptospirosis, as well as the Rabies virus.

Illinois Wildlife Removal