Raccoon Removal Blog

How to deal with raccoon poop in your yard

Raccoons are a terrible infestation to have and can be a dangerous threat to you, your family, and your pets. The feces contain many illnesses and diseases and parasites but none are worse than the Raccoon roundworm. A child could easily find themselves tasting this dangerous material and a pet would go straight for and […]

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Can clean dried raccoon poop with bleach?

Dry raccoon feces is perhaps the single most dangerous thing in the wild. More dangerous than an angry alligator, because the alligator may miss when it attacks. Dry raccoon feces never misses, it strikes every time. The illness you can get from this media is called Raccoon Round Worm and when the feces are dry […]

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How to stop a raccoon from defecating on my deck

Raccoons are a menace and a pest. They carry all kinds of diseases but they also happen to be very clean animals. Raccoons will often live on one property and then move to the neighbor’s property to defecate. This can be a nightmare especially when the neighbor is rewarding the raccoons by feeding them. Raccoons […]

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Why Are Raccoons So Active in the Spring

Raccoons are active in almost all seasons, they do sometimes hibernate in short bursts but they tend to prefer to remain active in the winter which is why they want to break into your attic, because it’s warm and lets them sleep without hibernating. After the winter ends the raccoons begin their mating game. They […]

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why are raccoons important to the ecosystem

Raccoons are omnivores and carrion feeders. They eat rotting meat and dead animals left by previous predators who hunted and then ate their fill and left the carcass behind. They are very active in the ecosystem, breaking down animal and plant structures and then filling the forest with feces that helps plants grow. This is […]

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What To Do About Raccoon in Dumpster

Raccoons are crazy about garbage, they just love it, they love eating it and rummaging around in it. Garbage is a city raccoon natural habitat for finding food. They also have a tendency to throw all this garbage all over the yard, making a huge mess that will no doubt take all morning to clean […]

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Raccoon Intrusions Are on the Rise in Toronto

London seems to be having an issue with raccoons. Not that they are overrun, quite the opposite. The raccoons are actually dying at a rapid rate. Twice what was reported the previous year. Corpses fill the streets and parks and yards and raccoons have been reported to be acting strangely, active in the day and […]

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Raccoon Intrusions Are on the Rise in Toronto

Toronto is getting ever more populated and ever messier from that population. From garbage left on the streets for days and restaurants leaving everything, a raccoon could want in a locked garbage container. They are not coming to the city in greater numbers however, what is happening is all this food and shelter they can […]

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What Size Hole Can Raccoon Fit Through

Raccoons are nasty wildlife and real pests when they break into a home. But how much space do they really need to get through a hole in your roof? How much can they squeeze and contort their bodies to enter a hole? Very much it seems. Adult male raccoons can squeeze through holes as small […]

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what is raccoon exclusion

Raccoons get into your home threw many different ways. They can tear into your roof or travel through a broken vent. They can peel back the aluminum siding and rip apart your shingles. They have hundreds of ways to penetrate your home and spread disease and parasites all over the attic or in the walls, […]

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