Opossum Removal

Opossum Facts

Activity

 Nocturnal

Type

 Mammals

Diet

 Omnivores

Breeding

 January-February & June-July (California)

Weight

 Up to 15 pounds, usually 4-7 pounds

Size

 Up to 3 feet

Average Life Span

 Life Span: Rarely beyond 3 years

Keep children and pets away from opossums!

Opossums are willing to fight with dogs and cats—using sharp pointed teeth to cause serious injury. While opossums usually are not aggressive until cornered, they have lost much of their fear of people and will enter your homes if food is available. You may find opossums under porches and decks, in tool sheds, even in attics, garages and below buildings.Opossums forage at night, damaging vegetable gardens, feasting in fruit trees, raiding garbage cans, and eating pet food left outside. An opossum will eat nearly anything, including fruits and nuts, snakes, mice, and even roadkill. When an opossum chooses to avoid contact, it will climb a tree or hide in any convenient burrow. The opossum may also choose to discharge a smelly, greenish fluid from its anal glands in order to repel a threat. Opossums do carry various diseases–including tuberculosis–and host fleas, ticks, mites and lice that will transfer to your pets. In Orange County and Los Angeles County, the opossums’fleas have increased the spread of flea-borne typhus.Opossums are also the only marsupial in North America! They are also immune to venomous snake bites including rattle snakes, and almost never have rabies!

Opossum Control

Call Advanced Wildlife Removal at 714.862.9687 for safe, humane opossum control. Eviction of opossums is usually completed in less than one (1) week.
Following a few of your own preventative measures can help in making your property less attractive to opossums:

  • Trim overgrown shrubbery
  • Separate roof edges from trees by 5 feet
  • Bring pet food and water indoors between dusk to dawn
  • Secure trash cans with tight lids
  • Remove fallen fruit and other food sources from your grounds
  • Stack firewood & other items tightly–about 18 inches from the ground

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    How To Safely Remove Opossums Out Of Your Home

    No one wants wildlife invading their home but sometimes animals enter where they are certainly not said to be. For those who have an opossum in your home you are going to want to remove it right away before it bites someone or causes an excessive amount of damage. It could be hard trying to remove one all by yourself and you will have to call Advanced Wildlife Removal to get rid of the opossum. It will probably be a lot easier to care for your position by using a wildlife removal service.

    Trying to eliminate an animal yourself is incredibly hard and is particularly something that is hard to accomplish on your own. The animal could bite you and also you might end up receiving scratched. There exists always the opportunity your pet has rabies and also you could get bit. It is essential that you get help so you call a wildlife removal service to get help.

    Opossums can invade your home and they also can scratch and cause other damage at home. It is important to get rid of them simply because you don’t want them causing issues. The opossums can be a threat to the family should they bite you together with they can create a big mess in your house. You don’t wish to tolerate opossums because they can chew and dig and they could also steal the food. They may steal the family pet food at the same time.

    An opossum could attack your cats and dogs in addition to their sharp nails could result in serious injuries. It is crucial that you might be careful while you are dealing with this animal mainly because it can hurt you together with cause damage. The wildlife removal service is going to send someone to your home to examine it and they can come up with the easiest method to take away the opossum. The cost of the service will almost certainly be determined by the number of opossums you are working with and how difficult they will be to take out.

    You will need to get from the opossums before they cause too much damage to your property or hurt your pets. The technician will eliminate the opossums safely and they won’t hurt them. They will likely move them somewhere safe so you don’t have to bother about them getting killed. It will be much easier to eliminate the opossums when using a wildlife removal service and they will ensure that the opossums are quickly removed.

    If you think you possess opossums you should get eliminate them without delay and also the opossum will likely be removed safely without getting hurt. Be sure that you work with a wildlife removal service it is possible to trust and make certain that the service will probably perform a safe job and quickly remove the opossums without a lot of hassle. There are several steps you can take to get rid of them along with the wildlife removal service will almost certainly take advantage of the best techniques to remove them.

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