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 Temple City California

    How You Can Safely Remove Opossums From Your Own Home

    Nobody wants wildlife invading their property but sometimes animals get into where they are not should be. If you have an opossum at home you might want to get rid of it straight away before it bites someone or causes too much damage. It may be hard seeking to remove one alone and you will have to call Advanced Wildlife Removal to take out the opossum. It will be much easier to deal with your position if you use a wildlife removal service.

    Trying to eliminate an animal yourself is incredibly hard and it is an issue that is actually difficult to perform on your own. Your pet could bite you together with you might get scratched. There may be always the opportunity the animal has rabies and also you could end up receiving bit. It is very important that you get help so you call a wildlife removal service to get help.

    Opossums can invade your property and so they can scratch and cause other damage in your house. It is important to make them go away because you don’t would like them causing issues. The opossums might be a threat to the family if they bite you together with they can create a big mess at home. You don’t desire to tolerate opossums mainly because they can chew and dig and so they can also steal the food. They may steal your dog food at the same time.

    An opossum could attack your cats and dogs and their sharp nails might lead to serious injuries. It is essential that you are careful if you are coping with this animal mainly because it can hurt you and also cause harm. The wildlife removal service is going to send someone to your house to examine it and they can come up with the easiest method to get rid of the opossum. The price of the service will depend upon just how many opossums you will be coping with and just how difficult they are going to be to remove.

    You must get of the opossums before they cause a lot of damage to your house or hurt your pets. The technician will clear away the opossums safely and they won’t hurt them. They may move them somewhere safe which means you don’t need to bother about them getting killed. It will be less complicated to eliminate the opossums by using a wildlife removal service and they will ensure that the opossums are quickly removed.

    If you think you have opossums you should get reduce them right away along with the opossum is going to be removed safely without getting hurt. Be sure that you utilize a wildlife removal service you may trust and be sure the service will almost certainly execute a safe job and quickly remove the opossums without a lot of hassle. There are several things you can do to remove them as well as the wildlife removal service will almost certainly take advantage of the best techniques to remove them.

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