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What are Palm Rats and How to Get Rid of Them? UPDATED FOR 2021 – 2022

April 3rd, 2018

How would you feel if you were just going about your daily routine in the house, and amidst your cleaning, you had a surprise encounter with a rat in your house? It would be scary, right? It would be even more unnerving to discover later on that the little four legged rodent has in fact, […]

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What do Raccoons Like to Eat?

January 15th, 2022

Raccoons aren’t particularly picky eaters. They generally like to eat whatever is easiest to scavenge. Hence why they are easily attracted to any home that has a viable food source. If you are having trouble with raccoons around your home, make sure you quickly remove access to their food source and contact a company that […]

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Common Nonnative Birds in South Florida

December 31st, 2021

While many native species of birds are protected by law in Florida, nonnative birds can be removed without any legal restrictions since they damage the natural habitat of native species. Here, we briefly discuss some of the common nonnative birds found in South Florida and what you can do when they become a nuisance on […]

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When NOT to Call a Professional Bird Removal Company

December 17th, 2021

Even though a bird may be a nuisance on your property, it doesn’t always mean you can remove it! Tampa bird removal specialists must follow local, state, and federal laws to protect certain bird species. If you are dealing with nuisance birds on your property, make sure you know whether they are protected before acting! […]

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The Rats are Back! Now What?

December 3rd, 2021

DIY fixes may work in the short term, but chances are without professional rat removal services, the rats will, unfortunately, be back soon. One of the most important steps in keeping rats out for good is by taking preventative measures. Let’s look at a few of those measures and how they can send the rats […]

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Common Issues Associated with Bed Bugs

November 20th, 2021

“Sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite” is a cute rhyme until you’ve dealt with bed bugs and know the firsthand horrors of not being able to sleep tight because the bed bugs do bite. Let’s look a little closer at the issues bed bugs cause and the best bed bug removal strategies […]

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How Do Rats Get into My Home?

October 20th, 2021

Rats are not only a nuisance, but they are also destructive animals that can spread diseases harmful to us and to our pets. Here, we will briefly discuss the most common ways rats can enter a home and how you can identify them. If you live in Tampa, you will want to hire Tampa rat […]


What to Do About Nuisance Pigeons

September 22nd, 2021

Whether they are nesting in your chimney or nesting in your attic space, pigeons aren’t animals you want lingering around your home. If you think you have a pigeon issue, we have four steps you can take to get rid of the problem. 1. Get An Inspection The first step in dealing with bird removal […]

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Dangers of DIY Raccoon Removal

September 8th, 2021

Raccoon removal is best left to the professionals. Taking it on as a DIY project can put you and your family at risk of getting hurt or sick, and you probably won’t eradicate the issue on your own. Here are a few reasons why you should consider hiring a wildlife removal professional instead of trying […]

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Tips for Selecting a Bird Control Company

August 25th, 2021

Birds are beautiful to see out on a walk blending in with nature, but when they enter your home, they can become a nightmare. Hire a bird control company that you can trust to remove them from your property quickly, efficiently, and legally. Here are some tips to help you find the best bird removal […]

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3 Questions to Ask a Wildlife Removal Company Before You Hire Them

August 11th, 2021

When you hire a wildlife removal company, you want to make sure they are not only removing the wildlife from your property but also ensuring that it doesn’t return. Here are the questions you should ask before you hire a wildlife removal company to make sure they will get the job done right. 1. What […]

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