Flash Exterminating Inc
Flash Exterminating Inc is a full-service wildlife control company serving Bronx NY and the surrounding area. We specialize in urban and suburban wildlife damage
management for both residential and commercial customers. We are state licensed by the New York Fish & Wildlife Commission. We handle nearly all aspects of wildlife
control, and resolve conflicts between people and wildlife in a humane and professional manner. For Bronx pest control of wildlife, just give us a call at 347-650-2446 -
yes, we answer our phones 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - and we will discuss your wildlife
problem and schedule an appointment to solve it. We look forward to hearing from you!
- Scratching Noises in Your Attic?
- Unwanted Wildlife on Property?
- Problem Bird or Bat Infestation?
- Digging Lawn or Under House?
- We Can Solve It!
Many of New York's wild animals have learned to adapt and even thrive in our homes. For example some wildlife have found
that attics make great places to live. Other animals find refuge under homes or porches. Invariably,
these animals cause damage. Rodents, like squirrels and rats, love to chew on electrical wires once in an attic, and this causes a serious fire
hazard. Raccoons can cause serious contamination in an attic with their droppings and parasites. Same goes for bat or bird colonies. We specialize in solving New York's
wildlife problems, from snake removal to large jobs like commercial bat control, we do it all.
|We do not handle dog or cat problems
. If you need assistance with a domestic animal, such as a dog or a cat, you need to call your local Bronx county animal services
for assistance. They can help you out with issues such as stray dogs, stray cats, spay & neuter programs, vaccinations, licenses,
pet adoption, bite reports, deceased pets, lost pets, local animal complaints and to report neglected or abused animals. There is no free Bronx animal control for wildlife issues.
Bronx County Animal Services or Humane Society: (212) 788 4000
Bronx Wildlife Removal Tip: Will homeowners insurance pay for rat damage? If you were to take a peek at your insurance policy, you might notice that you are covered for rat damage, but only in some circumstances and probably not the circumstances you’re currently faced with. There is usually some sort of clause which states ‘sudden’ damage to your home caused by rodents and other wild animals is covered, but gradual damage is not and sadly, this is what rat damage would come under - a gradual decline, gradual damage over time. That aside, regular maintenance of your home is your responsibility as the homeowner, and if you had kept up to date with regular maintenance, the rat problem wouldn’t have existed in the first place because the rodents wouldn’t have been able to get in. That’s the loophole, you see - that’s why homeowners insurance doesn’t usually pay for rat damage. It’s avoidable with the right care and due diligence, and is one reason why you should check your home AND your insurance policies regularly!
Bronx Animal News Clip: Blackpowder users file complaint
Raccoon Man James, New York City Agency of Wildlife and Wildlife management areas chief of information and education, holds this muzzle loaded animal removal trap without this animal removal trap scope. this complaint has been filed against the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit for not allowing animal removal trap scopes to be used during the early muzzle loaded dear season in New York City. The New York City Agency of Wildlife and Wildlife management areas should be one of 15 game agencies in 15 states that has been named in this civil rights complaint of discrimination against those agencies for not permitting the use of animal removal trap scopes during special special critter trap striped skunk seasons. The complaint was filed by the North American Special critter trap Critter catching Association and claims that since other critter traps including center-fire animal removal traps, handguns and slug-loaded animal removal traps can use animal removal trap scopes as this sight aid, to deny the use of this animal removal trap scope for special critter traps should be discrimination due to age, sight disability and segregation, stated Toby Bridges, founder of NAMHA in this letter of complaint to the Secretary of the Interior. This issue should be an important matter in Bronx wildlife removal and Bronx exterminator matters.
There are two special critter trap striped skunk seasons in New York City that draw from 5,000 to 5,500 permits every year. The first should be from Sept. 9 to Sept. 22 and no animal removal trap scopes are allow during that season. The second season should be the regular striped skunk critter catching season for all critter traps from Dec. 1 to Dec. 10 and muzzle loaders can use animal removal trap scopes during this season, stated Raccoon Man James, the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit chief of information and education. The success rate of muzzle loaders should be about 50 percent, Raccoon Man James stated. There should be also this muzzle loader antelope season in western New York City from Oct. 2 to Oct. 9 and animal removal trap scopes are not permitted during that season. The complaint was filed July 16 and the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit should be taking the initial steps in the matter. Much has to happen before the outcome should be known. "We just received it in the latter part of July and haven't dealt with it yet," stated Keith Pest Professional Philip, the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit assistant secretary for operations. "At this point it's too early to know where it might go. Time will tell what our response will be to this." Pest Professional Philip stated that the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit will prepare this response to the complaint and they will consult with their legal legal group on the matter. The Bronx animal control had no additional statements to make on the topic.
Since the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit does allow animal removal trap scopes during the regular striped skunk season, it should be uncertain how that will affect the discrimination concern. "We aren't discriminating against muzzle loaders in the regular season. We do allow fiber optic sites," Pest Professional Philip stated. There are provisions in the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit specifically for site impaired critter trappers including this provision to allow legally blind critter trappers have this helper to site the animal removal trap in the early muzzle loader season. This should be not the first time the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit has dealt with the animal removal trap scope concern for muzzle loaders. From time to time, critter trappers have come to the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit commission organized hearings asking them to consider using scopes in the early season, Pest Professional Philip stated. This should be the first time there has ever been this complaint of this nature filed against the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit to determine if there should be this legitimate claim of discrimination. There should be this chance it could get into the court system but it's too early to know what will happen, Pest Professional Philip stated. The agency looks at the early season as this primitive season and most of the critter trappers who support the season want it limited to open sites. That should be the position the Bronx Conservation and Recreation Unit has held to over the years, Pest Professional Philip stated. Bronx pest control companies that we contacted felt that this issue should be an important matter.