Orleans County, LA Snake Removal 504-407-1210 Snake Control

In Orleans County, LA snakes are found just about everywhere. From the farm Lands of south Georgia to the city streets in Atlanta, snakes can be found. Just because you live in the suburbs doesn’t mean you won’t run into a snake in the yard or even in your garage.
In the Orleans County, LA suburbs most snake bites occur when working in the landscaping or the pruning of ground cover shrubs and bush. It is always good to wear gloves and pay attention to the area your are working in. Most snakes will try their best to avoid you if you give them the chance.
Copperhead snakes love to feed off of insects and reptiles such as frogs and lizards that are found in the yards in suburbia.

Copperhead closeup (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Copperhead closeup (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The Copperhead snake loves moist areas that are sheltered from the sun and they will set up an ambush for their prey. This is when human contact can happen. Copperhead snake can blend into their surrounding using the camouflage of the skin color to hide their presence.
Rattlesnake can be found in the Orleans County, LA and in the city as well as the farm land. The Rattlesnake can deliver a devastating bite and should be avoided at all costs. The Rattlesnake will use its rattle located on its tail to warn those that come to close. Call your local Wildlife agent to remove the snake and inspect your property for reasons that the
snake was there to begin with.

English: A B\black rat snake (Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta). The keeled scales, white chin and lighter ventral scales are keys to identifying it. Notice the opaque (blue) eyes which mean the snake is in “molt” and will shed its skin in a week or so. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
English: A B\black rat snake (Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta). The keeled scales, white chin and lighter ventral scales are keys to identifying it. Notice the opaque (blue) eyes which mean the snake is in “molt” and will shed its skin in a week or so. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The Rat Snake or Black Snake are typically the most frequent calls a Orleans County, LA wildlife control expert receives. The rat snake can enter a home and live in the attic, basement or crawlspace for extended periods of time due to the fact that they do not need the sun digest their food. Rat snakes are usually are non aggressive unlike the black racer which can be very aggresive .
Coral snake can also be found in the Orleans County, LA

Eastern coral snake (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Eastern coral snake (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Orleans County, LA Animal Control 504-407-1210 Wildlife Removal Solutions

In Orleans County, LA bat removal and bat control has become an increasingly large issue. Orleans County, LA and all metro areas in need of bats in the attic removal services.  The need for bat control has become almost epidemic in nature. Pest control companies are just not equipped to deal with the bat colony in the attic conflicts. Most pest control companies are insect removal experts and simply don’t have the expertise in bat removal and bat control, this is why wildlife removal companies such as The Wildlife Professionals have set up business to combat the problem with bats and all wildlife or wild animal issues.

Specializing in wildlife and wild animal control conflicts The Wildlife Professionals are not only trained in bat and wildlife removal, we are trained to inspect properties to give the best overall solutions to your animal control conflicts and bat removal issues.

Bats in the attic are our most common call, bats in the attic will roost and defecate (poop and pee) in the attic insulation. This can be hazardous to humans health. This is why are technicians are trained in attic restoration, attic insulation removal and attic insulation replacement and attic disinfectant procedures. Insuring humane bat removal, exclusion and safe bat control in your home.

Bat extermination in New Orleans County, LA. Never ever use a company that uses bat extermination practices! Bats are an important key to our environment and they are federally protected. A bat can eat its own weight in insects per night and they are a fantastic way to keep insects in check. Bats reproduce very slowly, a female bat may only have one offspring a year.

Do bat repellents work? No known repellent works at this time. And some of the known uses are moth balls which active ingredient doesn’t seem to be very effective on bats or the bat colony. Flashing lights have been sold to persuade bats out of the attic, though these practices are not effective. Please don’t waste the money on theses practices.

What is bat exclusion?  An bat exclusion is the repair work or sealing the house or business and using a one way bat door to allow the bat colony to leave the structure and not allow access back into the house. This is the most humane and safest way to get rid of bats. Bat removal by bat exclusion is very difficult and a bat removal professional should always perform the bat exclusion to ensure complete bat removal and bat exclusion form the home.

Why is a bat flying around in my house? Usually when a bat is found flying in the house it is a red flag of a larger issue. If you have a bat in your house there is a good chance that you have a bat colony living somewhere in your house, most likely in the attic, though a wildlife professional can inspect and give options.

We also provide dead bat removal and dead animal removal. When dealing with dead animal odors smells its best to use a dead animal removal specialist.

Can you trap bats? The answer is yes, though it can kill the bat colony if the bat trap is not checked often or if the bat trap is placed in a place that allows the elements to get to the colony trapped. Bats are fragile and can be killed if exposed to cold weather or extreme heat. We use One Way Bat Doors to make sure this don’t happen

How do I get rid of bats in my house? This is a great question and the answer is call your local animal control or bat control experts.

Noises in the attic. When dealing with bats in the attic this can cause noises in the attic or walls. It seems that when dealing with animal control issues in the attic noises in the wall and attic are typical.

 

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Raccoons are round, fuzzy creatures with bushy tails and a black mask of fur that covers their eye area. These animals may look like cute, cuddly bandits, but they can be quite fearsome when approached.聽
Size
Raccoons are about as big as small dogs. They grow to about 23 to 37 inches (60 to 95 centimeters) and weigh 4 to 23 lbs. (1.8 to 10.4 kilograms), according to聽National Geographic.
Habitat
Raccoons are found in North and Central America, Europe and Japan. They are very adaptable, so they live in a wide range of climates and habitats. They typically make homes, called dens, in trees or caves, though they will also make homes in barns, abandoned vehicles and other man-made locations, according to聽New Hampshire Public Television.
Though raccoons are more than happy to make human areas their homes, they can be vicious when approached by humans. Humans should be particuarlly cautious of approaching raccoons because they are common carriers of rabies, roundworms and leptospirosis, according to聽The Human Society. Most experts do not recommend having a raccoon as a pet.聽
Habits
Raccoons are not very social creatures. They are nocturnal and sleep during the day. During the winter, they tend to sleep more, but they do not hibernate in the traditional sense. They simply sleep while their bodies live off stored fat. They lose around 50 percent of their body weight during the winter, according to the University of Michigan’s聽Animal Diversity Web(ADW).聽
Though these animals look like the outlaws of the outdoors, raccoons are very clean creatures. They are known to wash their food in streams and even dig latrines in areas they frequent regularly.聽
Diet
As omnivores, raccoons eat vegetation and meat. The vegetation in their diet consists of cherries, apples, acorns, persimmons, berries, peaches, citrus fruits, plums, wild grapes, figs, watermelons, beech nuts, corn and walnuts. When it comes to meat, raccoons consume more invertebrates than vertebrates, according to the ADW. Some of the raccoon鈥檚 favorite animal treats are frogs, fish, crayfish, insects, rodents and bird eggs. When food is scarce, raccoons aren鈥檛 above scavenging human trash or eating roadkill.聽

Offspring
Baby raccoons are called kits or cubs and are usually born in the early summer. Females have one to seven offspring after a gestation period of 60 to 73 days. As a group, a mother and her baby raccoons are called a nursery.
For the first two months of their lives, babies live in their den and are weened at 7 to 16 weeks. At 12 weeks, they will start to roam away from their mothers for whole nights at a time, according to the聽Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. They become completely independent at 8 to 12 months of age. Raccoons live around 2 to 3 years in the wild.
Classification/taxonomy
Here is the taxonomy of the raccoon, according to Integrated Taxonomic Information System聽(ITIS).
Kingdom: Animalia
Subkingdom: Bilateria 聽 聽 聽
Infrakingdom: Deuterostomia 聽 聽 聽
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata 聽 聽 聽
Superclass: Tetrapoda 聽 聽 聽
Class: Mammalia聽
Subclass: Theria聽
Infraclass: Eutheria聽
Order: Carnivora
Suborder: Caniformia聽
Family: Procyonidae聽
Genus:聽Procyon
Species:聽Procyon聽cancrivorous聽(crab-eating raccoon), with four subspecies;聽Procyon lotor聽(common raccoon), with 22 subspecies; and聽Procyon pygmaeus聽(Cozumel raccoon or pygmy raccoon).
Conservation status
According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the pygmy raccoon is critically endangered. The pygmy raccoon may have fewer than 250 mature individuals left in the wild, and the IUCN estimates that the total population size, including juveniles, is only 323 to 955. Other raccoon populations are not currently endangered.聽
Other facts
Raccoons can run up to 15 mph (24 km/h) and can fall 35 to 40 feet (11 to 12 meters) without injury, according to the ADW.聽
Raccoons are considered one of the primary carriers of the rabies virus in the United States, though only one person has ever died from a raccoon to human transmission of the disease, according to the聽Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.聽
One theory is that the聽black mask around a raccoon鈥檚 eyes聽helps deflect glare and helps with night vision, according to PBS Nature.

Orleans County ,LA Animal Control 504-407-1210 Wildlife Removal Solutions

 

Welcome to The Wildlife Professionals of Orleans County, LA. a premier wildlife removal and animal control services company. We remove pest wildlife such as bats, squirrels, raccoons, opossums, moles, rodents, coyotes, beaver, snakes, rats, mice, flying squirrels, birds, skunks, ground hogs and most nuisance wildlife.

Wildlife removal can be achieved by trapping the target animal using the right bait and perfect placement of traps to ensure humane trapping of the animal. A trained animal control technician can inspect your property and give sound advice to the best solution to your animal conflict.

Some of the services we provide are:

Bat removal in Orleans County, LA by bat control and bat colony exclusion professionals. Bats are in every state in the United States of America. A few species of bats will take up residence in homes, business, church and outbuildings.

If you find that you have a bat problem it is always best to contact your local bat control specialist to assist you in getting rid of the bats in your attic, bats in your business, bats in the chimney and even bats in an outbuilding. A professional can give you the available options for your circumstance and remove the bats using a one way bat door to safely exclude the bats from the property.

Raccoon in the attic removal in Orleans County, LA by raccoon control Specialists that can trap the animal and remove the raccoon humanely. A raccoon living in the attic will defecate ( poop and pee) in the attic insulation cause contamination. Attic restoration will be needed to remove the bad insulation, disinfect and replace with new insulation after the target raccoon is trapped and removed.

Squirrel in the attic removal in Orleans County, LA by squirrel control experts in squirrel trapping. Humane trapping of squirrels to remove the issue is typically best. Kill traps are in our opinion are not the best option. Never use rat poison in order to rid a squirrel. A poisoned squirrel can crawl into a crawlspace, into the walls or even under the floor boards and die. A dead squirrel can stink for over a month. Dead animal removal can be expensive as well.

Rat removal and pest control in Orleans County, LA is at an all time high in Orleans County,LA. Rat extermination and rat poison are the common practice of pest control companies. Wildlife removal companies tend to use both humane and kill traps to rid the house of rats. All rodents are drawn to both a food source and water source. A rat or rodent exclusion can give the best results for total rodent exclusion.

Skunk trapping services in Orleans County, LA can help get rid of skunks in your yard, under your deck, out from the crawlspace or out from under an outbuilding. Skunks can tear up yard turf looking for grubs and other food sources. Skunk exclusions include screening and drudging decks, outbuilding and crawlspaces in order to keep skunks out.

Snake Removal in Orleans County, LA by snake capture professionals to safely remove dangerous snakes from homes and business. Rattlesnake, bull snake, black snake and copperhead snakes are the most common calls we get for snake removal in Orleans County, LA . Snake seek food and water and sometimes a crawlspace, outbuilding or shed can provide these resources. When dealing with snake removal issues call your local snake expert to remove and give assistance in preventing future snake conflicts.

Snake repellents only work when using the specific snake repellent for the specific snake species. Only a trained snake specialist will understand which repellent will or will not work for your situation. Snake repellents only work outside of buildings or homes. When dealing with snake issues inside of the home only a snake exclusion can give the level of reinsurance of no new snake issues.

 

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