Wildlife Control

Animals That We Remove...

Bats, Gophers, Skunks, Squirrels, Opossums, Birds, Moles, Mice, Snakes, Foxes, Coyotes, Dead Animals, and other Large Animals.

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Are You Concerned About Skunks Around Your Property?


How skunks can be a nuisance? Skunks can be a nuisance because of their strong-smelling spray, which they release when threatened. This spray can linger for days and is difficult to remove from clothes, pets, or property. Additionally, skunks may dig up gardens, damage property, or spread diseases like rabies.

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Do You Have Coyotes Near Your Property?

Coyotes can become a nuisance in several ways:

  1. **Predation on Pets:** They may prey on small pets, such as cats and small dogs, particularly in urban or suburbanareas where their natural prey is scarce.
  2. **Livestock Predation:** Coyotes can pose a threat to livestock, especially poultry, goats, and sheep. This can lead to economic losses for farmers and ranchers.
  3. **Scavenging:** Coyotes are opportunistic scavengers and may rummage through garbage cans or other human food sources, leading to conflicts with humans.
  4. **Fear and Safey Concerns:** Encounters with coyotes can instill fear in people, especially if the animals become habituated to human presence or exhibit agressive behavior.

Managing coyote populations and mitigating conflicts often involve strategies such as habitat modification, deterrents, and education on coexisting with wildlife.

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Are You Concerned About Rattlesnakes Around Your Property?


Rattlesnakes pose several dangers, primarily due to their venomous bite. If bitten, a person can experience pain, swelling, tissue damage, and in sever cases, even death if medical treatment is not sought promptly. Rattlesnakes are also camouflaged well, making it easy to accidentally step on or provoke them, leading to a defensive strike. It's essential to be cautious in rattlesnake habitats and know how to react if encountered.

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Are You Concerned About A Bat Problem?

Having bats in your attic can be a nuisance and a potential health hazard. Here's why:

  1. **Guano Accumulation:**Bat droppings (guano) can accumulate quickly and cause unpleasant odors. Over time, guano can also corrode wood and other materials, leading to structural damage.
  2. **Health Risks:**Bat droppings can harbor fungi that cause repiratory diseases like histoplasmosis. Additionally, bats may carry diseases like rabies, although transmissions to humans is rare.
  3. **Noise and Disturbance:**Bats may create noise at night as they move around and communicate, which can disturb your sleep and daily activities.
  4. **Entry Points:**If bats are accessing your attic, it means there are openings or gaps in your home's exterior that could also allow other pests or moisture to enter.

If you suspect you have bats in your attic, it's essential to address the issue promptly. Contactin a Sonoma Trappers wildlife removal service is often the safest and most effective way to remove bats and seal entry points to prevent future infestations.

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Are You Concerned About A Ground Squirrel Problem?

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How Ground squirrels can be a nuisance to your property:

  1. *Gardens and Crops:* They can dig up and eat seeds, bulbs, and roots, damaging gardens and agricultural crops.
  2. *Burrowing:* Ground squirrels create extensive burrow systems, which can undermine structures like roads, foundations, and irrigation systems, leading to collapse or damage.
  3. *Erosion:* Their burrowing activities can contribute to soil erosion, especially on hillsides or in areas with loose soil.
  4. *Transmission of Disease:* Ground squirrels can carry diseases that can be transmitted to humans or other animals.

Managing ground squirrel populations often involves a combination of trapping, shooting, exclusion or habitat modification.

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Wildlife control and exclusion typically involve preventing wild animals from entering buildings or specific areas through physical barriers, such as fences, netting, or sealing entry points. It's an important part of wildlife management to protect both human property and the well-being of the animals themselves.

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Dead Animal Removal

Nobody wants to find a dead animal on their property. If you have a foul odor in your house you may have a dead animal that needs to be removed ASAP. Animals can get stuck and die in the worst locations. Inside your swimming pool, underneath your home in a crawl space, or up in the attic. Big or small, we can remove them all.
Give us a call.

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Sonoma Trappers

Licensed animal trapper offering services for nuisance wildlife in Sonoma County and the North Bay Area. We will trap and relocate critters such as bats, squirrels, opossums, birds, moles, gophers, skunks, mice, snakes, coyotes, dead animals, and other large animals. We offer home inspections and home repairs related to nuisance wildlife damage as well! Call or text for more detailed information. (707) 479-0256

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