We service the entire Modesto region, including the cities of Oakdale, Riverbank, Ceres, Waterford, Hughson, and we extend to areas such as Tracy, Lathrop, Ripon, Manteca, Turlock, Patterson and even south to Merced. Learn more about us at our official website: www.modestopestanimal.com
Official Pest Prevention provides professional wildlife control for both residential & commercial customers in the city of Modesto in California. 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 209-284-2390
Click here to check our prices updated for year 2020. There are many Modesto 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 Modesto exterminator of wildlife. At Official Pest Prevention, we will be courteous and friendly and take the time to answer your questions. Give our Modesto trappers at Official Pest Prevention a call, and we will listen to your problem, and make an appointment to perform an inspection. Feel free to email us at email@example.com
Resources for free wildlife removal in Modesto
If you can't afford our pro wildlife work, you can try these agencies for free wildlife removal:
Stanislaus County Animal Services: (209) 558-7387
California Wildlife Commission: 916-358-2790
Modesto Police Department: 209-572-9500
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.
California is full of wildlife, including snakes, squirrels, raccoons, skunks, opossums, and more. Wildlife removal is a complex field. I recommend professional Modesto 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 Modesto 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
Stanislaus 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 Stanislaus 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.
Stanislaus County Animal Services: (209) 558-7387
Modesto Wildlife Tip:
How to kill a rat in the wall -A rat in the wall is disruptive and annoying, and it is not wonder you want to know how to kill it. Before you can hope to kill the animal, you need to make sure the rat is not going to multiply into a city of rats. These rodents breed very quickly and reach sexual maturity after a few months. If left unchecked, the rat population can grow to be staggering. To make sure this doesn't happen, the rat holes will need to be closed. One rat in the home will soon draw in others of its kind. Rats give off pheromones, aromas that lure other rats to a location. If your home is sealed against rats, there is no need to worry about more entering once you have started the trapping process. The rat that is currently in the home will be easily obtained once it is sealed inside. The rat in the wall will most likely have a place it is using for travel. This area is often an attic or crawl space, but any area of the home that is not frequently used by people can be a target zone. Look for signs of the rat's passing like droppings or urine puddles. These locations will be where you want to set up your traps. Rats return to the same areas once they know the location is safe.
Modesto, CA Animal Control News Clip:
Outsourcing Modesto Pest Control jobs causes dispute
Whether inmate crews should do more weeding and pick up more litter in public areas - or quit altogether - is at the heart of a bitter outsourcing dispute at Modesto City Hall. Fourteen parks workers could keep their jobs, their union bosses say, if they had increased help from low-cost inmate laborers. The Stanislaus County Pest Control board could not be reached for comment.
City management contends that eliminating the parks maintenance division and hiring a private company would save taxpayers big money and perhaps bring tidier parks. And, no one would be at risk from honor farm workers, city officials say. Most local owners of pest control companies in Modesto, California weren't sure what to make of all this.
"There is no logic in dismantling a high-performing, trained system if there is not substantial savings," said Jim Niskanen, the city's parks director and acting director of public works. He added, "$2.3 million (savings) over five years is substantial." But union leaders are crying foul, saying city management changed the rules long after bids were opened to help a favored company gain an unfair advantage. Modesto pest control is an important part of the local economy, but only a few California companies deal with wild animals.
They claim that parks supervisors ordered rank-and-file workers to do a poor job and were reprimanded for overperforming. That provided city management with a pretext for contracting out the work, union representatives say. The city relies on inmate labor to maintain John Thurman Field and some street medians and soundwalls. Honor farm officers and city parks managers repeatedly reassured union representatives that convict labor was fine and dandy, the union said. There are many types of insects and animals in Modesto, and other California cities, but not all of them are pests after all.
Wildlife - Birds, fawns, opossums and rats living on the wild side in Modesto
Mindy Johnson loves to care for wild animals in Modesto. "When I get a call from someone who has an injured or baby animal," she said, "I always meet them someplace else. There have been stories where people have tried to break into rehab centers in order to get what they consider to be their animals back." Although several species of wildlife roam Modesto, only a few, such as raccoons and squirrels, are considered pest wildlife.
Other times, she said, people will call and ask what they should feed found animals. "In those cases," she said, "I always try to get to the animals before the people kill them with kindness. Wild animals aren't pets." Remember to treat the wild animals of Modesto, California, with respect.
We are Modesto wildlife management experts, and are familiar with all the pest animals, including all species of California snakes and
bats. We at Official Pest Prevention are the best among Modesto 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 Modesto 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 Modesto
critter capture and control needs. Give us a call at 209-284-2390 for a price quote and more information.
If you have any questions about a wildlife problem in Modesto, or wildlife removal in Stanislaus County, please give Official Pest Prevention a call at 209-284-2390, 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.