Monday, February 11, 2013
Raccoon Removal in Bergen County
Now that it is cold, it is not uncommon for raccoons to try and escape by nesting in people’s attics. If you have a raccoon in your attic, then you are in definite need of raccoon removal in Bergen County. ALCO NJ Animal Control is there for you 24 hours a day for seven days a week should this situation arise. We offer same day service as well as emergency services.
If you do have raccoons in your attic, chimney or anywhere in your home, it is recommended that you should not engage or attempt to remove them on your own. A professional should always be contacted for dealing with Bergen County raccoon removal.
It is usually around spring time that a raccoon has babies and it become increasingly protective. Raccoons can also be known to carry rabies. They sometimes even lack any visible symptoms entirely. Whether they are infected or not, raccoon bites and scratches are not pleasant and are best avoided. Apart from carrying disease, raccoons will leave their waste in your attic. This is another way to bring parasites and diseases into your home.
Raccoons generally live five or six years but can go as long as 12. They tend to live in populated areas and are well adapted to cities and suburbs. They have no qualms about getting into somebody’s house, and are very good at climbing and making their ways through holes. Their favorite spots are dens or attics.
If you have raccoons or any animal in your home, do not hesitate to call Bergen County raccoon removal professionals. For more information on any of our services, call us at 201-261-7566.