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5 Proven Ways to Get Rid of Rats in Your Yard

By Derick McChesney | March 22, 2021

Whether you live in downtown Toronto or in the suburbs, it’s likely that rats are nearby. While no-one likes to think about the possibility of rats being on or in their property. Taking a proactive approach is the only way to minimize the risk they pose to your health and your home. It’s not unusual…

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5 Effective Ways to Animal Proof Your Home

By Derick McChesney | March 22, 2021

Wild animals may seem majestic when you’re hiking through a forest or National Park but it’s not quite so breath-taking when you encounter wildlife in your own home. Raccoons, squirrels, birds and even skunks can cause a significant amount of damage if they’re able to gain entry into your home, not to mention the health…

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Racoon Removal: Dos and Don’ts

By Derick McChesney | February 25, 2021

There may be instances whereby you need to remove a raccoon safely from the confines of your home or garden but given that they are unpredictable wild animals, they should certainly be treated with caution. Despite being wild animals they can also be found in city areas, or near water. They usually like to eat…

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Are Skunks Dangerous?

By Derick McChesney | February 25, 2021

Skunks go where the trail of food leads them, and this often means people’s backyards, gardens, and even inside houses. This is becoming increasingly common, which means that you may come across one of these creatures one of these days. What will you do when that happens? Are skunks dangerous, and what should you do…

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Wildlife Removal in Toronto. Which animals to watch for?

By Derick McChesney | January 19, 2021

Nobody wants to have their home invaded by animal intruders. In Toronto, there are a range of animals that might invade your property, that we can help you deal with. Raccoons Raccoons can cause a lot of property damage if you don’t get them out of your home quickly. Once they’re inside, a raccoon can…

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What Do Raccoons Do in Winter?

By Derick McChesney | January 19, 2021

You might know that the cold weather can drive rodents like mice, rats, and squirrels into your home. But what about raccoons? Should you worry about them in Winter? Unfortunately, sometimes you do. Raccoons might get into your attic or crawl space during the colder months. Why do they do this and what can you…

How to Prevent Animals from Invading Your Property

By Derick McChesney | December 16, 2020

No one wants to think about creatures and critters getting into their house, or even dwelling on their property. Whether you’re dealing with a raccoon under your deck, a squirrel in your chimney, or rats, mice, bats, or skunks, these are critters that belong outside – and should stay there! But, things do happen. No…

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How to Handle A Dead Animal

By Derick McChesney | December 16, 2020

From time to time, and throughout different times of the year, you could experience finding a dead animal on your property. It could be a dead animal that you have found in your yard, or perhaps an animal that made its way into your home and then died. From finding a dead raccoon in your…

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How To Keep Squirrels Away From Your Backyard And House

By Derick McChesney | November 9, 2020

Outdoor pests like squirrels and raccoons may look cute, but they can actually be a nuisance to your home and yard. As a result, many people turn to squirrel removal, and animal removal services to protect their property.  Squirrels are a natural part of the urban landscape, but that doesn’t mean you have to put…

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Best Ways to Trap Mice at Home

By Derick McChesney | October 15, 2020

Your home should be your safe place, it should be your sanctuary. So when something comes in and invades your safe place it can completely consume your thoughts. Typically it’s pests and unwanted animals that invade our home and our sense of feeling safe and secure. It’s not easy to feel safe and happy if…

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