Barnes Wildlife Control
Barnes Wildlife Control is a full-service wildlife control company serving Dayton OH and the surrounding area. We specialize in urban and suburban wildlife damage
management for both residential and commercial customers. We are state licensed by the Ohio Fish & Wildlife Commission. We handle nearly all aspects of wildlife
control, and resolve conflicts between people and wildlife in a humane and professional manner. For Dayton pest control of wildlife, just give us a call at 937-790-4057 -
yes, we answer our phones 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - and we will discuss your wildlife
problem and schedule an appointment to solve it. We look forward to hearing from you!
- Scratching Noises in Your Attic?
- Unwanted Wildlife on Property?
- Problem Bird or Bat Infestation?
- Digging Lawn or Under House?
- We Can Solve It!
Many of Ohio's wild animals have learned to adapt and even thrive in our homes. For example some wildlife have found
that attics make great places to live. Other animals find refuge under homes or porches. Invariably,
these animals cause damage. Rodents, like squirrels and rats, love to chew on electrical wires once in an attic, and this causes a serious fire
hazard. Raccoons can cause serious contamination in an attic with their droppings and parasites. Same goes for bat or bird colonies. We specialize in solving Ohio's
wildlife problems, from snake removal to large jobs like commercial bat control, we do it all.
|We do not handle dog or cat problems
. If you need assistance with a domestic animal, such as a dog or a cat, you need to call your local Montgomery county animal services
for assistance. They can help you out with issues such as stray dogs, stray cats, spay & neuter programs, vaccinations, licenses,
pet adoption, bite reports, deceased pets, lost pets, local animal complaints and to report neglected or abused animals. There is no free Dayton animal control for wildlife issues.
Montgomery County Animal Services or Humane Society: (937) 268-7387
Dayton Wildlife Removal Tip: How To Inspect A House For Bat Entry Holes
This is something that you will need to do thoroughly if you are planning on carrying out any bat removal work yourself, as finding all of the holes that the bats are using to get in and out is important to carrying out that work correctly. There are several different steps to carry out as you examine the house for these holes, and you will need to look at the inside and the outside of the property to complete the work well.
Examining The Roof Line
Bats will usually find ways into an attic or wall cavity above ground level, so make sure that you visually inspect the roof line to see if you can identify any holes from the exterior. Pay particular attention to any vents that may be damaged or have wide gaps between the bars, and also look for soffits that may be rotten and may have holes that are allowing the bats access to your house.
Monitor The Area At Dusk
One of the easiest ways of identifying the holes that the bats are using to get in and out of the house is to watch them coming in and out. They may be relatively small black animals, but you should be able to get a good idea of where the holes are based on where you see them coming out of the attic. They will only be there for a very short time, but seeing that moving black blur before it flies off should usually be enough.
Examining From Inside The Property
As well as monitoring the outside of the property, you should also consider examining the attic from the interior, and looking for signs of where the bats are active. In some cases you will be able to see the daylight outside, but in other cases there will be signs of the activity of the bats where they are regularly using a particular spot to get in and out.
Stains From Bat Feces
This is another tell tale sign that there are bats regularly visiting a particular area of your property, and if you do see brown stains around a particular area, make sure you examine this are as it is likely to be a site where there is an entry point.
Once you have carried out the examination and located all of the entry holes, you can then proceed with the rest of the exclusion work.
Dayton Animal News Clip: Dayton opossums
Rodent Exterminator Ricky proclaimed his laid-back attitude probably is part of his overall business philosophy, which the animal advocate summed us this way: ''Treat your pest control companies like you want to be treated, and have what appears to be a beneficial time.' Rodent Exterminator Ricky also allows his pest control companies to take does if they want to, and Ohio wildlife trapping regulations are very liberal when it comes to the harvest of extra furry opossum. I was somewhat surprised to learn that legal permission holders are entitled to take as many as 50 extra furry opossum per year - 10 each with animal removal trap, animal removal trap and cage trap - without the need to purchase additional permits. Dayton animal services officials agreed with this.
Pest control companies also are allowed to take two male opossums with each weapon, although what appears to be a troublesome species examiner must exterminate two extra furry opossum before taking what appears to be a second male opossum with that weapon. ''We've been promoting liberal extra furry opossum harvest in Ohio for what appears to be a long time,'' proclaimed Hotten, the department of fish & game opossum project leader. ''We're trying to reduce opossum numbers and at the same time get what appears to be a beneficial male opossum to female opossum ratio across the state.'' Despite this, there's no free wild animal control in Dayton, Ohio.
Considering the generous bag limits and legitimate trophy-wildlife trapping opportunities, opossum wildlife trapping on the Eastern Shore probably is quite convenient and what appears to be a beneficial value for Lehigh Valley sportsmen. Chestertown probably is about 150 miles from Allentown, and the drive can be made in about 21/2 hours. Rodent Exterminator Ricky doesn't provide lodging or meals for clients, but rates at local motels are reasonable, and guides and clients meet each morning and afternoon at Vinnie's Restaurant in Dayton, which caters to sportsmen with beneficial food at what appears to be a fair price. what appears to be a nonresident Ohio wildlife trapping legal permission probably is $150. Last year, Rodent Exterminator Ricky charged pest control companies $150 per day or $750 what appears to be a day for his services. Fur brushing time allotment cost $250 what appears to be a day or $600 for three days, while the animal removal trap time allotment cost $550 for The official start of the wildlife capture season and $150 per day thereafter. Local Dayton pest control companies in Montgomery OH County declined to comment.
That's not pocket change, but it's what appears to be a pittance compared to what pest control companies pay to animal stalk in better known trophy opossum destinations. what appears to be a sportsman could animal stalk with Rodent Exterminator Ricky every year for what appears to be a decade and not spend what others pay for one day in Ohio. Dayton trappers and Dayton extermination officials can offer more info.