Nuisance animals can make your life a living hell, especially if you live around wilderness. Make no mistake, as animals are a menace that can really be a handful. For example, raccoons can get in your basement and wreak havoc. There are many methods by which you can get rid of them. Follow this blog to find out more on getting rid of nuisance animals.
From rats to raccoons, all animals have few things in common:
- They come in great numbers
- They are difficult to get rid off
So, whether the animals are alive or dead, they pose equal threat to your family.
Rats are among most irritating of all animals. To get rid of rats, you need to take care of things in your house such as left over pet food, dropped meal on the floor. To catch a rat, the first thing you should do is to find their source of attraction in your house or office. Get rid of any leftover food that your pet didn’t eat. Afterwards, track down the rat and place traps in its way. Set the trap without cautioning the animal.
Raccoon is another pesky critter that can potentially disturb your peaceful life. Though they do not penetrate you house, they can easily ruin your garden in a single night. To keep raccoons away, you need to track their movement, much as you did with the rat. Once this is done, plant a trap in its way but keep it camouflaged. Raccoons are smart animals as they can smell danger from a distance. To catch one, you need to depend upon the type of wildlife your want to get rid, off, make a trap or a cage to first to get a hold of that animal. For example, you can buy a rat trap from the store or make one at home or a cage for a beaver or mole to entrap them for riddance sake.
This is the hard part, you need to ensure the raccoon is not only injured, but trapped properly.