Fur and Feathers Wildlife Control provides professional wildlife control for both residential & commercial customers in the city of Greene in New York. We offer custom animal control solutions for almost any type of wildlife problem, whether it be the noises of squirrels running through the attic, a colony of bats living in a building, animals digging in your yard, or the destructive behavior of a raccoon or other critter, we have the experience and the tools to quickly and professionally solve your problem. For a consultation and price quote, give us a call at 518-430-0060
Click here to check our prices updated for year 2020. There are many Greene pest control companies for animals out there, but not all of them are licensed and insured professionals. Make sure that you hire a competent expert for your Greene exterminator of wildlife. At Fur and Feathers Wildlife Control, we will be courteous and friendly and take the time to answer your questions. Give our Greene trappers at Fur and Feathers Wildlife Control a call, and we will listen to your problem, and make an appointment to perform an inspection. Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Resources for free wildlife removal in Greene
If you can't afford our pro wildlife work, you can try these agencies for free wildlife removal:
Chenango County Animal Services: (607) 242-2346
New York Wildlife Commission: 518-402-8920
Greene Police Department: 607-656-8500
These agencies will only help with certain types of wildlife problems, and they are not always consistent. If you want a high quality of help done right, call our company.
New York is full of wildlife, including snakes, squirrels, raccoons, skunks, opossums, and more. Wildlife removal is a complex field. I recommend professional Greene wildlife control services if you want to solve a critter problem legally and correctly. For example, we specialize in animals in the attic, which have broken into the house and almost always have a nest of baby animals. It is necessary to perform correct preventative repairs to keep pest animals a out of your house for good. We perform full building inspection, do the the repairs and we also offer attic decontamination if necessary. Rats and mice love to live in attics, and can chew wires or leave droppings. Some Greene animals frequently enter homes, and correct removal is not a simple task.
DOG or CAT: If you need assistance with a domestic animal, such as a dog or a cat, you need to call your local
Chenango County Animal Control
for assistance. They can help you out with issues such as stray dogs, stray cats, vaccinations, licenses,
pet adoption, lost pets, and more. If you have a wildlife problem, you can try calling the Chenango County animal control, and see what they have to
say, but they will certainly not help you with a complex wildlife problem such as critters in your attic. They are a free government agency that
helps with dog and cat issues only.
Chenango County Animal Services: (607) 242-2346
Greene Wildlife Tip:
Does Poison Make Rats Thirsty So That They Die Outside?
This is a myth that is commonly raised by many people who advocate using rat poison as an appropriate method of dealing with a rat problem, but the reality in this particular situation is that the myth is actually directly the opposite to the reality. Poison does certainly kill the rat, but the natural instinct for a rat that is suffering and in pain is to return to an area where it feels safe so that is can try to survive the symptoms that it is suffering, and in most cases these places will not be outside.
Different Types Of Poison
There are different types of poison that are used to kill rats, and many of these do cause dehydration, but while they may cause the rat to become disorientated and some rats may end up dying outside, the evidence suggests that rats are more likely to die in or around their nests after consuming poison. While there are different types of poison available such as those that cause internal bleeding or those that cause calcium crystals to form within the rat's bloodstream, none of these will case a rat to try and go outside to die.
The Symptoms Dying Rats May Experience
Dying from rat poison is likely to be hugely painful for the rat, as there is not really a rat poison that is commercially available that gives the rat a pain free death. Anticoagulant poisons will usually take around one to two weeks to kill the animal, where the pain increases until the rat eventually dies of exhaustion, while those that cause hypercalcemia will cause crystals to form in the blood stream of the rat, with symptoms such as heart problems, kidney failure, internal bleeding and intense pain usually increasing gradually over the period of a week.
Dealing With Rat Carcasses
Once you have killed the rats, you will have to spend time looking for the carcass and then removing it, whether it lies inside the attic or wall cavity or in your yard or garden. Carcasses will quickly start to decay and to smell, and this is why it is important to find and remove them otherwise they will attract other pest animals. When you have found the carcass, you should then either incinerate it or double bag it and put it in the garbage for collection along with the rest of your trash.
Greene, NY Animal Control News Clip:
What Kind Of Damage Do Rats Cause In An Attic?
One of the biggest problems that people will need to deal with if they have a rat infestation in the attic is cleaning and repairing the attic, and many people will underestimate quite how much damage a rat can cause if it has been in the attic for some time. The natural behavior of rats does not work well with human dwellings, and there are several different areas where they can cause a significant amount of damage.
Gnawed And Chewed Wires
This is one of the most dangerous areas, as rats naturally have front teeth that continue to grow throughout their lives, so they constantly gnaw in order to ensure that those teeth are regularly worn down. When they do this by chewing and gnawing electrical wires, then they can affect the electrical supply to your home, or in some cases these exposed wires can even become a fire hazard, so it is important that these are swiftly replaced.
Insulation material is another important part of the energy efficiency of any home, but rats will usually be indiscriminate about where they deposit their droppings and urine, and when it is heavily soiled it can be unsafe to leave the insulation in place. The feces can often work its way into the soft layers of material used in insulation, and it can be almost impossible to get this out, which is why it is best to remove the insulation and put a fresh layer in place.
Entry Points Into The Attic
Rats are naturally going to look for as many possible escape routes in and out of their nest as possible, and while they will start with only one or two ways in and out, they will often gnaw and chew several more entry points. These will also need to be repaired, as there are pheromones in the rat grease that becomes smudged around these holes, and this will also attract rats.
Wooden Beams In The Attic
In the vast majority of cases the gnawing of the rats will not cause serious damage to the wooden beams in your attic, but it is still worth checking this to make sure that your attic is still structurally sound. Even if repairs aren't required, making sure they are thoroughly cleaned and sprayed with a disinfectant will help to ensure that the damage caused by the rats doesn't contaminate the area permanently.
We are Greene wildlife management experts, and are familiar with all the pest animals, including all species of New York snakes and
bats. We at Fur and Feathers Wildlife Control are the best among Greene nuisance wildlife companies and can solve all animal damage issues. Our wildlife operators are skilled at bird control and
bat removal, and would be happy to serve your Greene bat control or pigeon and bird control needs with a professional solution. Opossums, skunks, moles, and other animals
that can damage your lawn - we are the exterminators who can capture and remove them. Our specialty is removal of animals in homes such as raccoons in the attic or squirrels in the attic.
Our professional pest management of wildlife and animals can solve all of your Greene
critter capture and control needs. Give us a call at 518-430-0060 for a price quote and more information.
If you have any questions about a wildlife problem in Greene, or wildlife removal in Chenango County, please give Fur and Feathers Wildlife Control a call at 518-430-0060, and we will listen to your problem, give you a price quote, and schedule an appointment, usually same day or next day, to solve the problem.