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Critter Control - Critter Removal in Kent County, DE

Kent County Wildlife Control & Pest Animal Removal
In the County, DE

Critter Control
Contact - 302-246-5563

Please, no calls about DOG or CAT problems. Call animal services: 302-255-4646

Critter Control provides professional wildlife control for both residential & commercial customers in the city of Kent County in Delaware. We can handle almost any type of wild animal problem, from squirrels in the attic of a home, to bat removal and control, raccoon removal, or Kent County snake removal. Our Delaware wildlife management pros provide a complete solution - including the repair of animal damage, and wildlife waste cleanup. If you need to get rid of your pest animals with care and expertise, give Critter Control a call at 302-246-5563
There are many Kent County pest control companies, but most deal with extermination of insects. We deal strictly with wild animals, such as raccoon, skunk, opossum, and more. Critter Control differs from the average Kent County exterminator business because we are licensed and insured experts, and deal only with animals. We are not merely trappers, but full-services nuisance wildlife control operators, offering advanced solutions.
Kent County wildlife species include raccoons, opossums, squirrels, rats, skunks several species of snakes and bats, and more. Many animals can cause considerable damage to a house, not to mention contamination. We offer repairs of animal entry points and biohazard cleanup and we guarantee our work. Our Kent County rodent (rat and mouse) control is superior to other pest management companies. All of our wildlife trapping is done in a humane manner. Of course, we are properly Delaware state licensed. We are highly experienced in Kent County raccoon removal, squirrel removal, bat control, and more.
We at Critter Control believe we are the best Kent County trappers of wildlife, and would be happy to serve your Kent County bat removal or pigeon and bird control needs with a professional solution. Skunks, moles, and other animals that can damage your lawn - we trap them all. Our professional pest management of wildlife and animals can solve all of your Kent County critter removal needs. Our specialty is removal of animals in homes such as raccoons in the attic or squirrels in the attic. If you need Kent County pigeon control, Canada geese or other bird removal, we can help. We are experts with skunk problems, digging animals such as armadillos, & groundhogs, and we offer Delaware dead animal removal. We trap mice and voles. We do home repairs, animal prevention, and removal of critters from the attic, ceiling, basement, animal in the wall, and any part of a building. Give us a call at 302-246-5563 for a price quote and more information.

Remember, we at Critter Control run a wildlife removal company, and charge for our services. If you are searching for help with a dog or cat issue, you need to call your local the County animal control or SPCA. They can assist you with problems such as a dangerous dog, stray cats, lost pets, etc. There is no free service in the County that provides assistance with wild animals.

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Kent County Wildlife Tip:
What equipment is needed to trap a rodent?

If you have rodents in your home, it is most likely rats, mice, bats, or squirrels. These are your most like suspects, and can all be trapped in much the same way. Here are some traps and a little about them.

GLUE TRAPS (one time use) - a sticky board that traps the animal in a glue like substance and keeps it there until it dies from starvation or exposure. These are a bad idea for obvious reasons... a horrible death, and a gross dead body to deal with. Other animals can also get accidentally stuff and suffer. It is important to remember where you put these out and check them often since you must dispose of the body.

SNAP TRAPS (reusable, or throw away) - these normally consist of a board that has a spot to hold bait on a pressure plate. When the trap is sprung a large metal bar swings across the board slamming shut across the unsuspecting creature's middle or neck. If the animal is the right size (these come in different sizes), and they work correctly, it is killed almost instantly. If not, they could b trapped alive and bleed out slowly. In some cases, they manage to escape and go off to die. Like glue traps, you want to check these often to remove bodies and reset the traps.

ELECTRIC "ZAP" Traps (reusable) - These use electric current that is activated as the creature walks across the plate to the bait tray, or just happens to run across the trap. This trap comes in assorted sizes as well, and is successful. It requires a little more attention, because the bodies have to be removed as they are zapped to allow another capture.

LIVE TRAPS- these are a wire cage box or solid wall box that has a door that seals after the creature enters. It can be a one-way door, or a more sophisticated drop down door. The animal enters to grab the bait, triggers the trap, and is caught. You need to watch this trap as well. You must get rid of the live animal and reset the trap. Do not leave the animal in the trap to suffer please!

EXCLUSION FUNNEL-this ingenious device is a simple funnel made form hardware cloth and installed over any existing rodent hole to the outside. The large end of the funnel allows the creature to leave, but it cannot re-inter through the narrow end. The creature must seek shelter elsewhere. If you do not want to simply "let them leave", this funnel can be fitted with a cage that will allow you to capture multiple creatures at once. Keep in mind; you must have a place to relocate them!

These traps are the most common and well-used varieties around today. If you shop around, you may find other styles, after all there is always someone looking to make a better mouse trap!  
Kent County, DE Animal News Clip:
No current news article at this time.  If you need Kent County raccoon removal, rat trapping, squirrel removal, or have any questions about a wildlife problem in Kent County, please give Critter Control a call at 302-246-5563, 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.
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