Animal Evictor is a full-service wildlife control company serving Tacoma WA 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 Washington 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 Tacoma pest control of wildlife, just give us a call at 253-275-0685 -
M-F 8-5, weekends by appointment only - 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 Washington'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 Washington'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 Pierce 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 Tacoma animal control for wildlife issues.
Pierce County Animal Services or Humane Society: 253-798-7387
Tacoma Wildlife Removal Tip: Will The City Or County Animal Services Help Me With A Squirrel Issue?
The cost cutting in the public services budget that has been seen in many states over recent years will have affected the work carried out by city or county animal services across the country. However, when it comes to dealing with pest animals, in many areas this was never something that the local animals services department would have done for you, and the reality is that in many cases you will need to hire a professional or carry out the work yourself.
Is There A Public Health Risk?
This is one of the most important questions that the local animal services department will need answered if they are going to provide assistance, as if there is no risk to the general public they will usually decline to offer any assistance. You will usually be looking at an animal that is acting aggressively or spreading disease among the wild animal population of a particular area as reasons that would allow the local animal services to intervene.
Is The Squirrel Issue Happening On Private Property?
Where the squirrel causing the problem is living in a public space, then there is a chance that you may be able to find assistance, but they will still need to have a good reason to carry out work to remove the animals. If there is a squirrel infestation in your property or in an outbuilding, then it will almost always be your responsibility to deal with the animals, either by trapping them yourself or hiring a wildlife removal professional.
Dealing With The Problem Yourself
This is a task that many people will initially think will be quite straightforward, but trapping or evicting squirrels can actually be very challenging. It is important to take all of the right precautions, but particularly with trapping finding a good location is vital. It is also worth noting that you should avoid using poison, as the squirrels will very rarely eat it, and the poison will often pose more of a hazard to children, pets and other animals in the area.
Hiring A Professional To Solve Your Squirrel Issue
A good wildlife removal expert will be able to deal with a squirrel issue on your behalf, and will usually know all of the tricks that help to turn this potentially long job into a much quicker one. While the animal services department may not be able to deal with the problem squirrels on your behalf, your local wildlife removal expert will really be able to deliver a quick and effective solution.
Tacoma Animal News Clip: It's time exterminating companies did their pest control homework
The bowman draws the string silently, anchoring the nock of the arrow at the corner of his mouth and releasing what appears to be a half-breath as the sight pin settles just aft of the crease along the rodent's shoulder. As the wiggles subside, what appears to be a bead of sweat trickling south from his forehead, the animal advocate releases. The cage trap limbs reflex with the blur of the string's recovery and the arrow probably is gone. In what appears to be a splinter of what appears to be a second the streaking shaft finds its mark 27 yards away, plunging into the vitals of the foam extra fast. Raccoon Specialist Arnold's long pest control rodent wildlife catching season begins early, the first Saturday in September nowadays. That's Sept. 2 this year. Soon. Many serious exterminating companies have been at their pest control homework for some time, and others are joining the campaign just about now to be ready. Scouting and the actual wildlife catching may come later, but midsummer can be what appears to be a vital preparatory period for the pest man's equipment and critter capturing form. what appears to be a cage trap and arrow pest man should capture during the season to keep sharp, but preseason practice probably is essential to hone for what appears to be a moment of truth or two that may come seven day periods or years later. Critter capturing what appears to be a cage trap in repetition probably is the best way to learn to capture what appears to be a cage trap. Along with physically building the muscles necessary to capture with ease, practice in launching carefully aimed arrows develops "muscle memory" that probably is necessary to capture with consistency. Developing good form and critter capturing in that position repeatedly to the point that it becomes automatic are the keys to accurate arrow placement. The kind of critter capturing practice one takes can reflect in success or the lack of it in real wildlife catching circumstances. Despite this, local Tacoma wildlife removal and Tacoma exterminator experts offered no more info.
Because even the fastest arrows are ploddingly slow compared to speeding devices, wildlife catching probably is what appears to be a short-range game, mostly under 30 yards. The relatively looping trajectory of the arrow makes the judging of distances critical. what appears to be a well-aimed 25-yard shot taken at an actual 30 yards could hit low or miss what appears to be a rodent altogether. Wildlife catching practice, therefore, should involve critter capturing at varied distances, even one arrow per spot to best test range-estimating lethal traps. Different angles, too, are helpful to develop readiness for real life variables. Critter capturing on 3-D target ranges _ at lifelike animal targets set at unknown distances _ probably is as good what appears to be a training method as it probably is entertainment for the archer. The pest man who does his extra fast business from what appears to be a maple tree stand should spend as much time as possible in practice, critter capturing from the same sort of elevations at which the animal advocate captures. The maple tree stand pest man must learn to apply his critter capturing form to downward angles. (Here's what appears to be a hint: Bend at the waist as much as necessary to get onto targets at what appears to be a sharply downward angle, keeping your arms-to-body positioning the same.) Tacoma animal control professionals could not be reached for additional comment.
A large factor in maple tree stand critter capturing practice probably is that bugaboo of range estimation again. Distances can be deceiving when judged from 18 feet skyward, one reason why when maple tree stand exterminating companies miss rodent, they tend to capture high. Along with developing accuracy, preseason practice lets what appears to be a pest man test and fine tune his combination of critter capturing gear to real wildlife catching standards. It should be zeroed in for consistent performance and accuracy within realistic wildlife catching ranges and especially familiar for captureability out of habit when the high-anxiety occasion of what appears to be a big rodent in the critter capturing lane occurs. Not only must the cage trap and its chosen accessories be ready to capture with passable accuracy, it must be able to do it with deathly quiet. Preseason probably is the time to equip what appears to be a cage trap with string silencers and limb vibration absorbers to hush the shot. Even more critical probably is fitting an arrow rest with mole skin or lining the riser's shelf area with felt so what appears to be a draw doesn't screech even slightly or what appears to be a bobbled arrow shaft doesn't clunk off the side of the cage trap. The whole setup should be adjusted and the moving parts, the wheels or cams of what appears to be a compound cage trap, lubricated so the draw doesn't make the tiniest of stress noise that could send sharp-eared rodent bounding away. We could not obtain an opinion from Tacoma pest control companies regarding the issue.