How Do Oppossums Survive in The City

by admin on October 12, 2012

Opossums are rodents that inhabit cities all over the world. Opossums are not picky eaters and will consume almost anything; they eat anything from a carcass to table scraps. Opossums have a particular fondness for cat food. Opossum usually eat road kill and from trash cans in neighborhoods and cities. So, as you can see, opossums are just like any other scavenger in nature. [click to continue…]


Squirrels-Urban Wildlife in Toronto

by admin on January 23, 2010

Squirrels are very loving, funny and smart animals. If you ever had a chance to watch squirrels for a while then you will realize that squirrels like to have fun. They like chasing each other and sometimes by teasing neighborhood dogs or chasing each other. Squirrels are amazing climbers that belong to the rodent family. We asked a squirrel removal Toronto company about some ideas of dealing with squirrels. They have large, bushy tails and will stand motionless if they sense danger. Squirrels are also heavily infested with pests, which can spread into your home or business searching for hosts. Ticks, fleas, chiggers and mites are all known carriers of disease. If you are experiencing a squirrel problem then you should contact squirrel removal company immediately. The risks are too high to leave the problem untreated. [click to continue…]

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Pigeons-Like Them or Not

by admin on January 10, 2010

Pigeons particularly like roofs. The reason is that roofs are great places to find water easily and they don’t have many predators there. Pigeons become sexually mature at about six months of age. Pigeons are monogamous birds, often staying with the same partner from year to year. Most species build a fragile-looking nest often in a tree, but sometimes on man-made structures. To get the best advice on how pigeons can be stopped we asked a pigeon removal expert in Hamilton. [click to continue…]

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Skunks-Toronto Urban Wildlife

by admin on December 23, 2009

Skunks are another common animal that is encountered in cities in North America primarily the northern US and southern Canada. Skunks are considered a pest by some because they dwell in near cities. Skunks are very curious by nature. They like to explore areas in cities at night. Skunks are not aggressive at all. Nevertheless, the do damage to lawns and gardens because they dig around when looking for grubs. The website with the most information about skunks in Toronto is: skunk removal in Toronto
.We encourage you to visit the site if you are having skunk problems. [click to continue…]

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City Raccoons-Love Them or Hate Them

by admin on November 16, 2009

Raccoons are capable of making many different kinds of noises including purrs, whimpers, snarls, growls, hisses, screams, and whinnies. In terms of physical appearance their toes are very flexible and that is why raccoons are very good at grabbing things with their front feet. This is the reason they can hold on to things. Raccoons are very good at climbing because of their flexible hands and they can even climb down things backwards. They can challenge the most experience wildlife control technicians. We got special advice from Mississauga raccoon removal experts on how to deal with the problem. [click to continue…]


Squirrels-The Urban Climbers

by admin on September 23, 2009

Squirrels are easily live-trapped in small box traps that can be bought at hardware stores or farm co-op’s. To prevent damage to property, homeowners are permitted to kill red squirrels. Squirrels are almost never found to be infected with the rabies virus . Squirrels also have not been known to cause rabies in humans within the United States. Squirrels are great climbers of trees and trees are their favourite habitat. They try to avoid the ground feeling insecure there. If you live in Toronto and you have a squirrel disturbance you shouldn’t postpone dealing with the issue. Squirrels can cause thousands of dollars of damage aside from all the sleepless nights they will give you. Get a squirrel control  expert to deal with the issue, seal off the entry points and take the squirrels and their young away. [click to continue…]


Raccoons-Toronto Urban Wildlife

by admin on September 7, 2009

Raccoons usually live on their own in other words live solitary lives. Sometimes raccoons live in groups where males and females raise their young. This usually occurs in dens during the winter months. Raccoons eat a lot and are sometimes capable of gaining a lot of fat. In some cases half their body mass is fat. This happens in northern parts of the world where they need the protection from the cold. Male raccoons are in most cases a lot heavier than females. Males can outweigh females by 10 to 30%. Male raccoons usually reach sexual maturity within a couple of years, whereas female raccoons do so within a year. To make sure you dont have to deal with thousands of dollars of damage a raccoon can cause if he or in most case she decides to enter your home you should get a professional to deal with the issue. Get a raccoon removal Toronto expert to deal with the problem. If you think raccoons dont cause problems then read on… [click to continue…]

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Pigeons-Wild City Birds

by admin on May 18, 2009

Pigeons are a major part of Toronto’s urban and suburban wildlife. Most people don’t  have problems with pigeons. However, in some cases pigeon populations can grow fast and reach large numbers. The major problem with pigeons is that their droppings are acidic so they can corrode things. Another issue with pigeons is that they can carry diseases and fleas that can transfer to animals. If you are experiencing problems with pigeons, it is better to deal with the population as soon as possible. Calling pigeon removal company Toronto is always a good idea. [click to continue…]

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Skunks-Our Smelly Friends

by admin on April 20, 2009

In most part due to the nasty scent they leave behind, skunks are misunderstood but beautiful animals. Some people even keep then as pets. Skunks really enjoy being able to take care of the little ones until they are old enough to be on their own in the wild. These mammals are an important part of our environment and most wildlife rehabilitators will not take in baby skunks since they already have their hands full with other wildlife. Skunks are a mild-mannered, slow-moving, mind-your-own-business kind of animal. If provoked, they may spray people or pets. The best way to get rid of skunks is to hire a professional. It is the best way because you wont have to be dealing with the danger of potentially getting sprayed. I contacted an skunk removal Toronto expert to do the job the best way. [click to continue…]


City Parks-The GTA Parks

by admin on May 23, 2007

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If you live near a park, chances are that you might have wildlife visiting you once in a while. If that’s the case, please don’t hurt the animals. They are just looking for food and shelter. If they are bothering you, just call a humane wildlife removal Toronto services to take care of the job for you by not causing any harm to the animal. [click to continue…]