11 April 2017
Spotting a wildlife invasion in your home can scare you and your family. If there are unwanted animals in your yard, consider removing them professionally, instead of risking your safety with DIY removal. There are some species of wildlife like raccoon and skunks that can attack or bite humans. If you think that you can shoo them away with a stick or a broom, then beware!, you are on a risk. Do it yourself wildlife removal is not only ineffective but dangerous too. Though you may be able to deter away the animal, but the chances of its return are very high.
Some of the negative effects of DIY animal control are:
- Spread Diseases: You might be aware of the truth that rats, raccoons, mice and squirrels are known to carry various bacterial and parasitical infections that can lead to severe diseases in humans. These parasites can infect the entire home and places wherever an infected animal visit. When it comes to eliminating the risks of infection, DIY methods can fail badly.
- Ruins Safety: Every year, almost thousands cases of animal attacks are recorded that are mostly the result of DIY wildlife removal. There are a number of inhumane ways that can help in getting rid of raccoons and skunks, but are not guaranteed to deliver effective results. Moreover, use of chemicals and pesticides pose a danger on the health of a family rather than the culprit. If you don’t want to injure or harm yourself or anyone in your family with an unwanted animal attack, consider calling an expert wildlife control company for service.
- Aggression Attacks: If you are deterring away a mother raccoon or bat that have its babies inside the attic and basement, you might have to suffer an aggression attack. Wild creatures often invade a home to arrange shelter and food for their babies. They may attack you, if you try to harm or separate them from their children. Only a skilled animal removal expert can handle the situation safely.
- Property Damage: When you are attempting a wildlife removal service on your own, you may end up having a damaged attic, deck, walls, fireplace etc.. This damage may either be caused by you or the wildlife inside your home. You can greatly avoid the possibilities of property damage by hiring a professional.
These are the few damages or disadvantages of DIY animal removal. If you are invaded by unwanted wildlife at your home in Burlington, contact our wildlife control professionals at Burl-Oak Wildlifepros.