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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    Opossum Removal Playa del Rey California

    The Way To Safely Remove Opossums From Your Home

    Nobody wants wildlife invading their property but sometimes animals enter where they are certainly not said to be. In case you have an opossum at home you will want to eradicate it without delay before it bites someone or causes an excessive amount of damage. It can be hard seeking to remove one by yourself and you might need to call Advanced Wildlife Removal to take out the opossum. It will likely be a lot easier to care for your position when using a wildlife removal service.

    Trying to eliminate an animal yourself is extremely hard which is something that is difficult to do all by yourself. The animal could bite you and you could also end up receiving scratched. There may be always the opportunity the animal has rabies so you could end up receiving bit. It is very important that you receive help and that you call a wildlife removal company to get help.

    Opossums can invade your own home and they also can scratch and cause other damage at your residence. It is essential to eliminate them as you don’t would like them causing issues. The opossums can be quite a threat in your family when they bite you and also they can produce a big mess at your residence. You don’t wish to tolerate opossums because they can chew and dig and they also can steal the food. They may steal your dog food at the same time.

    An opossum could attack your cats and dogs as well as their sharp nails might lead to serious injuries. It is vital that you will be careful when you find yourself dealing with this animal as it can hurt you together with cause harm. The wildlife removal service will send someone to your home to inspect it and they can put together the easiest method to eliminate the opossum. The price of the service will probably depend on the amount of opossums you will be handling and exactly how difficult they are going to be to take out.

    You will need to get from the opossums before they cause a lot of damage to your home or hurt your pets. The technician will clear away the opossums safely and they won’t hurt them. They will likely move them somewhere safe so you don’t need to bother about them getting killed. It will be less complicated to take out the opossums when using a wildlife removal service and they will be sure that the opossums are quickly removed.

    If you believe you may have opossums you have to get free of them straight away and the opossum will be removed safely without getting hurt. Make sure that you utilize a wildlife removal service you may trust and make sure how the service will probably do a safe job and quickly eliminate the opossums without a great deal of hassle. There are lots of steps you can take to eradicate them along with the wildlife removal service will almost certainly make use of the best techniques to take them off.

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