Chicago Illinois Wildlife Removal

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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 Chicago, and are State Licensed in Illinois to perform the work we do. We operate a full-service Chicago 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 Chicago 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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Skunk Behavior, Diet & Habits


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  • Why Do Skunks Dig?

  • How Do I Get Rid of Skunks?

  • How Much is a Bat Exclusion?

The virus is found in the saliva of the animal and enters the bloodstream of any living thing it bites. NUISANCE CONCERNS: The primary concern involves large colonies. Usually it directly affects the location where the snake has bitten its victim, and can have a very negative effect on the cells where the snake has bitten the organism. It's my opinion that the Eastern Diamondback is the deadliest, because it's the largest, strongest, and has the most venom. Though in very few cases symptoms are seen immediately, in many instances it is not recognizable for even months. These cases usually result in death. 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. Snakes live in a wide variety of habitats. This is what makes them so dangerous.

What is a Skunk's Mating Habits?


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  • Do Skunks Attack Chickens?

  • Bat Guano Cleanup

  • Bat Removal and Prevention

Eastern garter snakes are non-venomous and therefore have narrow heads and lack the extra sensory receptors of pit vipers. Though many people fear them, snakes are a very important part of our ecosystem. If it's a colony of bats living in a building, they crawl to the edge, and fly out. Snake removal is usually less expensive than the average wildlife control job. They find shelter as well as safety from their predators. They find their food sources in garbage cans or pet food tins. 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. The sound of a human voice is very effective in driving raccoons away. Sealing up cracks and gaps along exterior walls with fine mesh or caulk also proves effective.

Do Mothballs and Ammonia Help Repel Skunks?


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  • Diet: What Do Squirrels Eat?

  • Find and Seal Any Points of Entry for Bats

  • Signs of a Skunk Infestation

First they head for water and get a drink, skimming the surface on the wing. Some types are venomous, such as rattlesnakes, copperheads, cottonmouths, and coral snakes. They hibernate in the winter. The important thing to know is that most snakes are non-venomous, and pretty much none of them are aggressive. While all are dangerous it is usually the neurotoxins and cardiotoxins that are considered to be the most dangerous to the victim. In case medical treatment is not provided within 12 hours, it should be given within 48 hours. If such harborage is removed, snakes will relocate. Whether snakes already populate your land or there’s a worry they might, a couple of steps can help prevent a long-term stay.

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