Short Pump Animal Removal and Control Experts is a full-service animal control company located in Henrico County, Virginia. We provide wild animal control services for the removal and control of such animals as Birds, Bats, Bees, Squirrels, Groundhogs, Snakes, Mice, Skunks, Raccoons, Possums, and Rats. We are Short Pump’s nuisance animal removal specialist. Some of the areas we service include Short Pump, are Twin Hickory, GreenBrooke, Church Run, Wellesley and Foxhall, Virginia.
Short Pump Animal Removal provides Nuisance Animal Removal throughout Henrico County, VA. Types of wild animal species typically found in the areas of Henrico County and surrounding areas include Gophers, Pocket Gophers, Deer, Moles, Coyotes, Bees, Rats, Raccoons, Chipmunks, Bats, Birds, Skunks, Snakes, Mice, and Squirrels. Animal Control operators can trap and remove all types of nuisance animals that may be causing damage to your home or business. Wild animals become a nuisance when they gain access to your house or business causing structural damage, and contaminating your attic with urine and feces. All types of animals can be trapped and removed by animal control experts.
We specialize in the removal and control of wild nuisance pest animals from your Henrico County home or business. Animal removal in Short Pump is closely regulated by the County of Henrico and by the state of Virginia to ensure humane and proper treatment of the wild animals of Henrico County. Before you hire any animal removal company in Short Pump, you should check to make sure they have the proper nuisance wildlife permit from the Virginia Department of natural resources. Also, make sure that they have the proper insurance and license before they perform any type work to your home or business. The most common animal problems in Short Pump VA, that animal removal expert resolve is squirrel removal, raccoon removal, rat removal, possum removal, skunk removal, rodent removal, bird removal, mice control, and bat removal.
Short Pump, VA Squirrel Removal
Short Pump Squirrel Removal is a very common call in the spring and fall. Squirrels take advantage of the very close housing in Short Pump and are often seen jumping from rooftop to rooftop and running back-and-forth on the power lines. Squirrel Removal and Squirrel control in Short Pump is on the rise and should be handled as soon as a squirrel problem is discovered in your home or attic. The last thing you want to do is allow the squirrels to stay in your attic! Many homeowners in Short Pump Virginia area have need for squirrel removal and control however they do not know who to call. Short Pump squirrel removal should be handled in a timely fashion so the squirrels do not chew your wiring and dig holes in your sheet rock as they are in the birthing process in the attic area of your home.
Squirrels are usually tree dwelling animals, nut in the areas of Short Pump, Virginia these animals are often seen running along power lines and along our Short Pump streets and byways. This nest should not be a welcome guest in your home. As soon as you become aware of a squirrel living in your attic or other area of your home you should immediately contact a professional Short Pump squirrel removal agent.
Short Pump Bird Control
Short Pump Bird Control is a common service needed by both homeowners and businesses of Short Pump Virginia. Birds cause billions of dollars in damages annually. Most damage is caused from bird droppings. Birds, particularly pigeons and starlings commonly roost on buildings, and cause a mess with their droppings. Common services offered by our wildlife company include bird netting, bird spiking, bird fogging, and other types of bird deterrents.
For homeowners they often cause a different problem, birds commonly will make their nest in vents. Typically birds in vents occur during the spring time as they are preparing a place to have their young. You may first discover you have a bird problem when you start to hear noises in the vent, and if the problem is not corrected right away the birds will have their babies and the vent will begin to take on a foul odor from the waste products of the baby birds. It is always suggested to correct an animal problem as soon as it is discovered to avoid extensive damage to your home of business. Bird control experts can solve all types of bird problems whether it is a bird in vent, or a bird roosting problem we have the solutions for bird control!
Short Pump, VA Bee Removal
Bee removal is a dangerous job to try and conduct for an inexperienced person to try and deal with. Most of the bees that are dealt with are in fact not bees, most of the problems that companies deal with come from wasps. Hornets are the most aggressive type of wasp followed by Yellowjackets, and then Paper Wasps. There is a certain type of bees that we receive calls on, these are Honey bees and to be more specific they are Africanized Honey bees. These are the most aggressive type of bees in America and often bee and human contact can lead to a person being stung several times if not several hundred. Always be careful and hire a professional to handle you bee removal problem.
Short Pump, VA Groundhog Removal
Groundhog removal is a call that is most received by wildlife removal companies on the east coast of the United States. Groundhogs are animals that are listed in the rodent category and eat only vegetation such as grasses and plants. Groundhogs will become a nuisance problem by digging holes under sheds and decks in populated areas. Often times this will be a female groundhog and her babies will be born and raised in the den area. These animals are not a welcome sight to cattle or horse farmers, as these animals will often step in the holes that the groundhogs dig, breaking the legs of these animals. Trapping these animals can be done, but we recommend that a wildlife exclusion be performed. This will assure that the groundhogs will not be able to return to the area. This often involves sealing areas around porches and decks with a top quality wire or concrete.
Short Pump, VA Snake Removal
Snake removal in Short Pump is a common call that most pest control companies are not prepared to handle in an efficient way. Some snake jobs will actually require the physical removal of the actual snake, other snake removal jobs may require an exclusion or sealing of a home to prevent reentry by snakes such as black rat snakes, copperheads, rattlesnakes and other types of snakes that are known to coexist around homes and buildings. Snake Control Experts are trained to catch both venomous and nonvenomous snakes. Snakes can be removed from in houses, basements, garages, and all other places a snake may invade a home or business.
Short Pump, VA Raccoon Removal
Short Pump Raccoon Removal is another common animal removal problem we deal with in Henrico County. Raccoons are very clever animals and they have learned to adapt very well to the suburban environment of Short Pump, VA. Raccoons dig through trash, dig up yards and destroy everything to obtain food. Raccoon Removal in Short Pump is critical as the raccoons will get into the attic of your home and do a large amount of damage in a short period of time. Raccoons should not be allowed to stay in your Short Pump attic and should be removed as soon as they are discovered.
Raccoons can be one of the most destructive animals in VA; Raccoons are responsible for over $2 billion annually of the insurance claims throughout the United States. The distractions that raccoons do to your Short Pump area home can be astronomical. The damage that raccoons do in Short Pump area homes are as follows: raccoons tear up your ductwork, raccoons soil your insulation, raccoons cause damage to your attic vents and lastly raccoons pose a threat to your family's health by possibly bringing in diseases that are easily spread to humans. Short Pump raccoon removal is on the rise in this animal should not be allowed to spend another night in your Short Pump area home.
Short Pump, VA Bat Removal
Short Pump Bat Removal has been on the rise for the last several years. Bats have been found in the Short Pump County Courthouse, Henrico County, Virginia churches and many houses throughout the entire County of Henrico, Virginia. The most common problem associated with bats in your attic is the large amount of bat guano that builds up in your attic over a period of time. Bats should never be allowed to stay in your attic. As soon as bats are discovered in your attic call a bat removal and bat control professional in Short Pump immediately, especially an expert at Bat Exclusion. Bat removal in Short Pump has been on the rise for the last 10 years the cases in this Short Pump of bat guano and bat guano cleanup has risen significantly over the past three years. The average cost of bat removal in Short Pump is relatively low in the initial stages however if this bat problem is allowed to remain, the cost of the removal of bats in your Short Pump attic goes up significantly. There are costs associated with the guano removal from the attic area of your home. Also there should be some degree of biohazard cleanup that goes along with having a bat infestation in your Short Pump, VA attic.
Short Pump Rat Removal
Short Pump Rat Removal is a very common pest problem and a common complaint received in the areas of Short Pump Virginia . Rats and mice can be found living in attics, crawlspaces, garages, and in the basements of homes and businesses throughout Short Pump, VA. These pests will also take up residence in sheds, barns, outbuildings and even in cars. Rats will seek any opportunity for shelter if an access can be gained by these pests.
Rat control and rat removal should be initiated as soon as a rat has been discovered in a home or business. Rats are very quick breeding pest and a small pest problem can quickly turn into a rat infestation. Rats pose dangers by chewing wires and on any structure which can lead to fires. Short Pump Wildlife Professionals have the knowledge and training to get the job done quickly and humanely. Rats living in an attic or crawlspace can also contaminate the insulation with rat droppings and urine.
Short Pump, VA Skunk Removal
Short Pump Skunk Removal is another common animal that is found in Short Pump and the complaints that we receive are numerous. The most common being skunks digging under the stoops or steps of your house to gain access to a decent place to live. This becomes a problem if a homeowner has a dog and the dog and the skunk meet. The one that usually wins is the skunk. Never try to deal with a skunk removal problem yourself, always contact a professional skunk removal expert.
Skunks are a unique animal and we have found that they do some really strange things in the Short Pump, VA area. One of the more interesting things that we have found that it's specifically to Short Pump, VA is the skunks big under your front porch and has skunk babies underneath your front steps. There are several other areas in the United States that this happens but Short Pump is one of the few areas that this is a prevalent problem. Don't let the skunks of Short Pump overtake your home give the professionals listed on this page a call that today to have your skunks removed from your Short Pump home.
Short Pump, VA Possum Removal
A Short Pump Possum Removal specialist can minimize damage caused to your garden and home. Opossums or possums can wreak havoc on your Short Pump garden and sod. These rat-tailed mammals may hit even closer to home by causing damage to your house as they try to gain entry. Possums will take up residence under sheds, in hot tubs and outbuildings. A shed is normally elevated off the ground and is perfect for raising a possum family.
Opossums are North America’s only marsupial, which means that opossum babies live in their mother’s pouch. Opossums are white or gray with long, pointed faces, and bodies about the size of a house cat. Opossums’ 50 teeth number more than any other North American mammal, and their canine fangs are very visible.
Opossum or Possum Removal should be initiated as soon as the animal has been discovered living in your area. Short Pump is home to some very large Opossum or Possums and some exceed 20 pounds! The Possum is also called a Virginia Opossum. Opossum or Possum Removal should only be attempted by people who understand the danger this animal can present. Short Pump Animal Removal experts understand this danger and have the tools and training to safely handle these very strong animals. Short Pump animal control experts are your local professionals for Opossum or Possum Removal.
Animal Removal Services include trapping and removing of nuisance wildlife, repairing animal damage, and animal proofing existing structures that may be at risk for animal entry. Other services include dead animal removal, animal trapping, wildlife exclusions, removal and replacement of contaminated insulation attic cleanup, animal waste removal and pest control.
These are just a few of the more common animal removal calls we deal with in Short Pump, VA. We can also help with other animal removal problems related to birds, foxes, coyotes, beavers and any wildlife that is found in the state of Virginia.
We are a privately held company and do not deal with dog or cat calls, please call animal the Henrico County Animal Control Department office for this at 10421 Woodman Road Glen Allen, VA 23060 at (804) 652-3360 This is the number for all Dog and Cat problems. However if you have a wildlife problem, please call ~ 804-592-0992
Serving all of Henrico County Virginia include Short Pump, Twin Hickory, Green Brooke, Church Run, Wellesley and Foxhall, Virginia