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Some Serious Health Risks Nuisance Wildlife Can Pose

The season is in full swing and we’re fielding more skunk, raccoon and other wildlife calls than we ever have in the past. And while these nuisance pests are up to their usual damaging tricks, we’ve seen a couple of news stories lately that suggest that they’re starting to pose more serious threats to people and pets than just [...]

By |2018-06-12T16:43:31+00:00June 4th, 2018|Helpful Information, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

Ready for Another Round of Baby Squirrels?

The kids are getting ready to go back to school, and with the recent run of cool temperatures, it’s not hard to believe that fall is just around the corner. Fall means that squirrels are having their second litter of the year, and here are some helpful hints for how to make sure that baby squirrels don’t become an [...]

By |2017-09-11T12:58:40+00:00August 30th, 2017|Helpful Information, Pest Control, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

The Risks & Perils of Do-It-Yourself Pest Control

Have you ever thought doing your own pest control? Have you ever turned to Google for how to trap a raccoon or skunk, or the safest way to remove a hornets nest? Hardware stores make it easy to try and do some of these things yourself by selling you all the products you think you need. But beware: trapping and [...]

The Hidden Dangers of Pests, Part 2: How Pests Are Dangerous to Your Family

In our previous blog post, we described some of the damage that wildlife and insects can cause to your home. They can damage the exterior and interior of your home, and can even increase your risk of fire. But the danger of pests doesn’t stop there: these unwelcome animals and insects can also be dangerous to you, your family [...]

By |2017-05-22T16:21:20+00:00May 20th, 2017|Pest Control, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

The Hidden Dangers of Pests, Part 1: How Pests Can Damage Your Home

No matter where you live, you’ve probably experienced some sort of pest or wildlife issue. Just having them around is unpleasant to think about or deal with, but the dangers of pests and wildlife in and around your home go beyond the nuisance factor. In our next two blog posts, we’re going to explain some of the hidden dangers [...]

By |2017-05-22T16:23:51+00:00May 10th, 2017|Pest Control, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

Got Baby Raccoons in Your Attic? Here’s What They Look & Sound Like

Attics are one of the raccoon’s favourite spots to build a den. They’re warm, dry and provide plenty of protection. If you hear a scratching around above your ceiling and can sometimes hear a high-pitched crying, you might be dealing with a nursery of baby raccoons. Here’s what you need to know about what baby raccoons look and sound like. [...]

By |2017-05-01T15:54:20+00:00April 20th, 2017|Helpful Information, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

Can Wildlife Cause Damage to Your Home? You’d Better Believe It!

They’re so cute and cuddly, right? Raccoons and the dark rings around their eyes, nervous little squirrels and skunks that can brew up quite a stink … but can these animals cause serious damage to your home? Don’t be fooled by the size of these and other wildlife because what they lack in size they more than make up [...]

By |2017-03-27T21:19:15+00:00March 30th, 2017|Helpful Information, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

4 Places Animals Might Build Their Homes Near Your Home

It’s that time of year when many of us are coming out of our homes to feel the warm sun on our faces and smell the fresh spring air. And while the good news is that winter is mostly behind us, the bad news is that this is the time of year when lots of animals emerge from their [...]

By |2017-03-27T13:55:29+00:00March 9th, 2017|Helpful Information, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

Check Out Our New Pest Control Blog & Much More!

As the pesky rodents have taken some time off to hibernate during the winter months, we’ve been hard at work getting ready for them to wake up and start wreaking havoc on homeowners across the Greater Toronto Area and beyond. Here are some of the things that we’ve been working on to make Pest Protection Plus the most trusted [...]