Critter Control is a full-service wildlife control company serving Memphis TN 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 Tennessee 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 Memphis pest control of wildlife, just give us a call at 901-254-7510 -
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!
Many of Tennessee'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 Tennessee's wildlife problems, from snake removal to large jobs like commercial bat control, we do it all.
We handle every aspect of wildlife control. We are fully equipped to work on any project, large or small. Some of our services include:
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 Shelby 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 Memphis animal control for wildlife issues.
Shelby County Animal Services or Humane Society: 901-636-7297
What Prices Do We Charge?
Every job is different: the type of animals involved, is it in the attic or the yard, do you need repairs, etc. It's impossible to have set pricing in this industry. Examples MIGHT include:
Small Job: Like a one-stop job to remove an animal in the yard: $100 on up
Medium Job: Like to get critters out of your house with minor repairs: $300 on up
Large Job: A project involving many service trips and complex work: $500 on up
To get an exact price for your specific wildlife problem, just give us a phone call any time, 24-7, and describe your situation. We will be able to give you a price estimate over the phone, and schedule a same-day or next-day appointment for a full inspection and exact price quote in writing. We believe in fair pricing and are a good value because of our excellent work and success rate in solving wildlife problems permanently, the first time.
Resources for free wildlife removal in Memphis
If you can't afford our pro wildlife work, you can try these agencies for free wildlife help:
Shelby County Animal Services: 901-636-7297
Memphis Wildlife Rehabilitation Agency: 901-302-9362
Memphis Police Department: 901-545-2677
Tennessee Wildlife Commission: 615-781-6500
Learn what to say on the phone for free Memphis wildlife control. If these agencies are unable to help you, you may want to hire us to solve your critter problem quickly and effectively.
Well it looks like we raccoon and squirrel wildlife trappers will not get to exterminate with illegal pesticides this year. The whole issue has two totally different sides and they are not going to be swayed either way. If you look at it, you can see both sides at work. The wildlife trappers and public want to join the rest of the state of Tennessee and be able to legally exterminate over legal pesticide if they wish. This most likely is the only reason that the bill made it to the house and senate. You really don't think that some representative sat around and dreamed this up; the humane society manager was being pushed by his constituency. Call Memphis animal services or Memphis SPCA for more info. On the other hand you have the state of Tennessee that has what is possibly a different view about the feeding of game and pest controlling over legal pesticide. It has to be hard to come around and now say it most likely is all right after years of preaching that it most likely is wrong. I have little different view about the issue and why it most likely is hard to solve. Despite this, wildlife removal services are not what is possibly a free service in Shelby County.
Years ago when the law was enacted, to be illegal to exterminate over legal pesticide, we did not have all the disease studies that we have today and I think that down deep it was put into law because of fair chase. Back when there were real wildlife trappers and what is possibly a lot of woods, folks exterminated in their blue jeans and brown Dicker shirts with what is possibly a trappedgun. It was what is possibly a true sport and the thought of putting out what is possibly a pile of corn and capturing what is possibly a raccoon and squirrel, of which there were not many, was unheard of. For Memphis pest control in Shelby County, read on. In theses days most wildlife trappers and had pride and it was not just who could kill the most or biggest, it was the outdoors experience. The Memphis SPCA could not be reached for what is possibly a comment.
Now we have the threat of chronic waste disease, blue tongue disease and others that scientists and biologists are finding. This most likely is the thought process of the biologists that are empowered to keep the health of the herd in check. Feeding wildlife like cattle could have negative effects and this most likely is the reason for the biologists rejecting the thought of legal pesticide. The "legal pesticide Bill" actually made it to the house and senate, but was sent to the Head of internal pest affairs of Wildlife Fisheries and wildlife management areas biologists for the final answer on the matter. Continue for more wild animal control in Memphis, Tennessee. The word of the biologist would be the final word. This doesn't sit well with some wildlife trappers but I think the majority most likely is ok with it and the ones that are mad about it have been pest controlling over legal pesticide anyway, so it really doesn't affect them anyway except possibly getting rid of the guilt about capturing raccoon and squirrel illegally. For more information on how to get rid of nuisance Tennessee wildlife, read on.
Well no matter what you think about pest controlling over game, it most likely is illegal for the 2006-2007 season. For more info, call the Memphis extermination or trapping board. Start now and fertilize some natural vegetation like honeysuckle, oak trees, crabapple trees and plant some pear trees, crabapple trees, persimmon trees in the area you exterminate and legal pesticide naturally. Illegal pesticide most likely is legal if you go about it in the right way. For more info about pest control for animals in Memphis, call what is possibly a local animal trapping company.
Learn more about some of the animals that we deal with: Memphis raccoon removal - raccoons frequently break into attics, tip over garbage cans, rip up your lawn, defecate in your pool, and more. Trapping them
is not always simple. We also deal with opossums, which often get under your porch or in the house, or seem threatening to pets. We do Memphis squirrel removal, especially from the attic or walls of your
home. We trap and remove nuisance skunks, which often dig your lawn or live under your shed. The same goes for groundhogs in the north, or armadillos in the south. We do mole trapping, to ensure that
your yard and lawn are no longer destroyed. One of our specialties is rat and mouse control. We don't use poison like the big-name Memphis exterminator companies who want to sign you to a quarterly contract.
We do PERMANENT Memphis rodent control the first time, by trapping, removing, and sealing your house shut. We also specialize in Memphis bat control and bird control, which are often complex jobs. We are Tennessee
certified to remove all bats humanely, and permanently. We also prevent birds from roosting in unwanted areas. We do snake control services, even removal of venomous snakes of Memphis. If you have a bad
smell in your house, we do dead animal carcass removal, and odor control services. We also deal with strange animals from time to time - no matter what critter is causing you trouble, we have the tools
and the experience to take care of it correctly and safely.
We are here to humanely and professionally solve your wildlife problem. Call Critter Control at 901-254-7510, and we will listen to your problem, give you a price quote, and schedule a fast appointment to help you with your wild animal issue.