If you have been hearing chewing noises at night and are starting to see damage around your deck, porch, or roof, you could be dealing with a raccoon. Raccoons can cause quite a bit of damage as their claws are sharp and they are territorial. Once they decide to make your home their home, it takes a lot to get them to leave and they can cause serious damage in the process. You need an animal control Toronto service to safely remove the raccoons so you can get on with your life.
If you have raccoons, you are likely to hear them and you can often hear their babies crying during breeding season. The will chew holes in the soffits and fascia of your roof and move into the attic where they can eat the wiring and potentially cause a fire. They can also chew and dig on the rafters. Even worse, the raccoons will use your attic as a toilet and leave toxic urine and feces everywhere that will need to be cleaned up.
Raccoons will also try to move in under your porch. They will try to make a home there and they can create damage to your porch skirting or deck when they do. Raccoons can be a hazard to cats or small dogs and they will fight if they get cornered. They could end up killing or injuring your cat or dog.
Raccoons sometimes become rabid which could result in you getting a nasty and deadly raccoon bite. Their feces also can contain a dangerous parasite that can cause a lot of problems if it gets accidentally ingested. If you are gardening around the porch or deck, you could get infected. You need a reliable animal control Toronto service like Swat Wildlife that will humanely remove the raccoon and repair the damage that the raccoon has caused. They will also clean up the site and fix it so that new raccoons won’t come back.
It is important to close up any openings so the raccoon can’t get back into the same place. Removing a raccoon can be dangerous and you don’t want to attempt to do it yourself. They will attack when they are threatened and you could get hurt trying to remove them, especially if you corner them. It is much better to leave the removal to a professional service like Swat Wildlife. They have years of experience dealing with raccoons.
When you call for service the technicians at Swat Wildlife will give you a comprehensive assessment of your property and a written estimate. They guarantee their work and they are licensed and fully insured. They are also available for emergency calls in case you need the raccoon removed right away.
Raccoons can cause a lot of problems when they invade your home and you want to get rid of them ASAP. If you think you have a raccoon problem, call Swat Wildlife and have the raccoons removed.