Alton Illinois Wildlife Removal

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  • Bat Removal & Control

  • Raccoon Control Services

  • Squirrels Stealing Bird Seed

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 Alton, and are State Licensed in Illinois to perform the work we do. We operate a full-service Alton 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 Alton 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 Alton Illinois

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

wildlife and pest control

  • Is It Safe to Handle a Skunk with Bare Hands?

  • Tactics to Keep Skunks Away

  • What Are Some Humane Ways to Kill a Skunk in a Trap?

The virus is found in the saliva of the animal and enters the bloodstream of any living thing it bites. The important thing to know is that most snakes are non-venomous, and pretty much none of them are aggressive. That is not good news for tourists who are visiting these areas, because these snakes are extremely dangerous. Snakes eat such animals as frogs, salamanders, insects, worms, small rodents and birds. Venomous snakes have sharp, hollow fangs designed to pierce skin and inject venom. In fact, it is the most destructive and powerful cytotoxin of any snake on earth. If the raccoons lack food they will relocate to a place where they can find food and water. This cost will vary, depending on how many repairs are needed, what part of the country you live in, how many raccoons are in the attic, how many service trips are necessary, if you need cleanup, etc. Bats use echolocation in order to aid in navigation and feeding on the wing.

Dead Skunk Removal

animal control wildlife

  • How Do You Find the Areas Where Bats Are Getting In?

  • Squirrel Control Services

  • Live Trapping Raccoons

They find shelter as well as safety from their predators. They find their food sources in garbage cans or pet food tins. This includes trees, sheds, garages, attics, crawl spaces, porches, patios, decks, walls, roofs, and more. But these are not too effective as the mother raccoon might choose to bear the odor in order to raise her pups in a safe place. They hibernate in the winter. They smell with their tongues, by flicking the forked tongue out and tasting the air with the Jacobson's organ. If it's a colony of bats living in a building, they crawl to the edge, and fly out. As it moves through these other areas it causes incredible damage. Once they do, they lash out and inject their venom into the victim, waiting for it to become incapacitated before they start to eat it.

Bat Control Services

wild life control

  • Professional Sanitation Services For Bat Guano

  • Bat Removal Services

  • Squirrel Removal Services

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. Often it's just a matter of ignorance - people don't know which snakes are venomous and which are not, so they are naturally cautious around all snakes. Sealing up cracks and gaps along exterior walls with fine mesh or caulk also proves effective. Many snake usually prefer to hide under heavy cover in cool areas. Generally, the most harm snakes ever do is frighten people. 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 might die, decompose and cause heavy odour. Snakes like something to hide in like wood piles, piles of debris, high grass and overgrown vegetation.

Illinois Wildlife Removal