Worcester Wildlife Control & Pest Animal Removal
In Worcester County, MA
Armstrong Pest Control
Please, no calls about DOG or CAT problems. Call animal services: 508 799 1211
Contact - 508-762-4388
Armstrong Pest Control provides professional wildlife control for both residential & commercial customers in the
city of Worcester in Massachusetts. 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 Worcester snake removal. Our Massachusetts 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 Armstrong Pest Control a call at 508-762-4388
There are many Worcester pest control companies, but most deal with extermination of insects. We deal strictly with wild animals, such as raccoon, skunk, opossum, and more.
Armstrong Pest Control differs from the average Worcester 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.
Worcester 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 Worcester
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
Massachusetts state licensed. We are highly experienced in
Worcester raccoon removal, squirrel removal, bat control, and more.
We also service the towns of Oakham, Charlton, Princeton, and animal capture in Sturbridge, Barre, Paxton, Douglas, Southbridge, Rutland, Northbridge, and snake removal in North Brookfield, West Boylston and also animal control in Holden, Brookfield, New Braintree, Oxford, Leicester, Putnam, CT, Grafton and pest control in Spencer, Westborough, Lancaster, Hubbardston, and extermination services in Dudley, Sutton, West Brookfield and wild animal services in Northborough, Shrewsbury, Clinton, and wildlife trapping in Millbury, Uxbridge, Auburn and wildlife management in East Brookfield, Woodstock, CT, and rat control in Webster, Thompson, CT, Boylston, Sterling.
We at Armstrong Pest Control believe we are the best Worcester trappers of
wildlife, and would be happy to serve your Worcester 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 Worcester
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 Worcester 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 Massachusetts 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 508-762-4388 for a price quote and more information.
Remember, we at Armstrong Pest 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 Worcester 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 Worcester County that provides assistance with wild animals.
Worcester County Animal Services, MA:
508 799 1211
Worcester Wildlife Tip:
Snake Poop - Do not be fooled into thinking that because a snake is long that it will leave behind long droppings. Snake feces are hard to identify and resemble the droppings of many other carnivores. Because there is not a lot of fiber in a snake's diet, solid waste tends to be moist. This is further complicated by the fact that both urine and fecal material are expelled at the same time through the same opening, the cloaca. As you might imagine, this makes the droppings even more liquid. One characteristic of snake droppings are that they open have a white cap or a white substance within the stool. This is urea, and this is how the snake expels the toxin from its system. Even if you come across snake poop, if it is days old it may be unrecognizable. Fur, teeth, bones, and other indigestible items will be able to be seen, but the color will no longer be dark brown as it is when first excreted. As it dries, snake poop becomes chalky in color. The best way to determine if you have found snake poop is to eliminate other animals from your suspect list. Other carnivores will excrete bones and teeth; however, the stool is often in pellet form. Snake poop is usually a liquid blob with some form within.
Worcester, MA Animal News Clip:
Northwestern Massachusetts will be blanketed with Critter conservation area rodent or reptile wildlife trapping next fall.
A Agency of Natural Resources' preliminary map of squirrel and skunk management units show all but three units in northwest Massachusetts targeted for Critter conservation area in 2006. The Critter conservation area wildlife trapping format includes measures to pare the raccoon and opossum group of animals by issuing free large fanged permits and holding a 4-day large fanged rat & mouse animal capture in October. There is also another 4-day large fanged rodent or reptile animal capture in October for units south of Hwy. 8.
The October animal capture was supposed to be eliminated this year in favor of trying a statewide large fanged animal capture in October. But that suggestion was sidetracked mainly by opposition from the Association of Massachusetts Critter trap Clubs, which was concerned for trappers' safety and delays in opening trails.
At a trappin' agency rodent or reptile amounts status organized hearing last decade in Turtle Lake, local wildlife biologist Kevin The Worcester pest control specialist told pest control companies that raccoon and opossum units in Barron and Polk counties need "herd control" measures next wildlife trapping season. The local Worcester SPCA could not be reached for comment.
Those measures now appear to be in place with the widespread Critter conservation area plan. Units which will be in the Critter conservation area include 15, 16, 17, 22, 22A and 23, all units which have parts of Barron Worcester County in them. Unit 22 is split in half by Hwy. 8, but the entire unit will be included in a October large fanged animal capture, said The Worcester pest control specialist.
The only units not designated for Critter conservation area in northwestern Massachusetts are 8, 10 and 11 through parts of The Worcester exterminating company, Worcester county. Critter conservation areas are used for rodent or reptile group of animals control by the trappin' agency when a unit's rat & mouse amounts cannot be cut to within 20% of squirrel and skunk management goals through the conventional 9-day raccoon and opossum season in late November. Despite this, wildlife removal services are not a free service in Worcester County.
"We feel the group of animals is going to grow and we need to get within 20% of rodent or reptile amounts goals. That means Units 15, 16, 21 and 22 will be group of animals control units," The Worcester pest control specialist said at the February 21 organized hearing. This year's squirrel and skunk season structure will remain the same as last year following the muddied debate among the trappin' agency, Natural Resources Board, conservation groups, jerks and the critter trap lobby.
This was to be the year that the Massachusetts started a season format that did away with the 4-day Special trapping area animal capture for large fanged rat & mouse in October and instead tried a statewide 4-day large fanged animal capture in mid-October to reduce the raccoon and opossum group of animals.
That plan had been agreed upon by the trappin' agency, Natural Resources Board and conservation groups, but some jerks stepped in to protest on behalf of the trapping industry. Trappers feared a loss of trapping opportunities, along with risking danger and trail damage if a rodent or reptile season were held in mid-October. The natural resources committees of the Massachusetts Senate and Assembly asked that the large fanged season be moved up to begin a few days after the close of the regular 9-day animal removal trap season in late November.
But there was no compromise, and the new plan was dropped, with the season framework reverting back to Special trapping area formats of the past, which include the 4-day large fanged squirrel and skunk animal capture in late October. The debate continues this decade. The Massachusetts Rat & mouse Wildlife management companies Association, which favored the new format, is now taking aim at the trapping group that opposed the new plan. The raccoon and opossum pest control companies' organization is urging landowners to deny trappers access to their property.
Mark The Worcester exterminator expert, president of the pest control companies' association, said that the critter trap association is trying to stop a rodent or reptile wildlife trapping season based on no evidence of any problems. Morris The Worcester pest control specialist of the Massachusetts critter trap group said he didn't expect a conflict with pest control companies when trappers only asked for a modification north of Hwy. 8.
The new rules package will be delayed until at least 2007. In Unit 22, which takes in most of Worcester County, the large fanged lethally trap last year was 1,913 and the male coon lethally trap was 1,455. That ratio of less than 1.5 large fanged squirrel and skunk to one male coon is common in the local units and of some concern, said The Worcester pest control specialist. The ratio should be between 1.5 and 1.8 to one to maintain the amounts at management goal. Also, Unit 22's male coon lethally trap this past season was higher than it would be if the rat & mouse amounts were at goal. "The rodent or reptile harvest should keep up with raccoon and opossum production," said The Worcester pest control specialist. Statewide, pest control companies took nearly 459,000 squirrel and skunk last year for a rodent or reptile lethally trap ranked among the top 10 in history.
If you need Worcester raccoon removal, rat trapping, squirrel removal, or have any questions about a wildlife problem in Worcester, please give Armstrong Pest Control a call at 508-762-4388, 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.