386-259-3798 We run a professional wildlife removal business operating in DeLand, Florida. We service the whole Volusia County metropolitan area, and do much of our work in DeLand. We are a full-service
DeLand animal trapping and removal company. We specialize in wildlife only, and are not like a regular DeLand pest control company or DeLand exterminator. We use humane methods to
solve wild animal problems in Florida. We solve the root of the problem, by performing home repairs to keep animals out, and preventative measures in addition to critter trapping
and removal. We offer a variety of services, from animal damage repair to waste cleanup, dead animal removal and odor control, and more. We handle several nuisance wildlife
species, including squirrels, raccoons, snakes, skunks, and opossums. We also perform bat removal and bird control services, and rodent control, including poison-free mouse and
rat removal. Give us a call any time at 386-259-3798 to discuss your DeLand animal control issue, and to schedule a fast appointment.
DeLand wildlife control tip of the month:
How to Get Rid of Armadillos
There are number of nuisance animals who can enter in the private DeLand animal trapping properties and irritate the humans. Some of them can
spread deadly diseases or some of them can destroy the property of the humans. Armadillos comes under the animals which
can cause mass destruction of the gardens of the humans. They can unintentionally ruin the hard work done in the gardens
Getting rid of armadillos is a hot topic in the Americas as the armadillos are seen and encountered mostly there. They tend
to enter the place in search of food and then dig out the place in the search of small insects and the bugs they eat. They
can also dig or cut out the small plants and unintentionally destroy the garden plants and flowers by digging and hiding down
them. As they mostly tend to hide below the small bushes of the plants. They can also dig out the soil and spread it on the
There are number of reason why you will want to get rid of the armadillos. And you can get them out of your place by using some
simple yet effectives that you can use to repel and prevent the armadillos. However there are chemical repellents available in the
market which promise to give you better prevention from the armadillos. Most of them likely to contain the chemicals. Which can
indeed harm you and your pets. It is not recommended to use them in any manner.
Use natural repellents:
Nature made things does not contain DeLand exterminator chemicals in them. These natural repellents includes the use of the ingredients having strong
smell and taste. As the armadillos are having a strong sense of smelling you can repel those using intense smelling ingredients.
This ingredients include the use of various spices including pepper, chili, mint and the garlic. You can easily spray or spread
these repellents near the places the armadillos tend to hide and dig. These are effective natural repellents which you can
As the armadillos does not enter your place with large groups you can easily trap them and release them some another place. There
are live trapping traps are available in the market which you can use. These traps either trap the armadillo inside the cage of the
trap or can hold the body parts of them. These DeLand wildlife removal traps work fine with the common insects used as the bait to attract and then capture the
armadillos. There some traps which usually tend to kill the armadillos which are known as the instant-kill traps. As the armadillos can
be easily trapped live and then can be prevented by taking some precautions you should avoid these killing traps.
Clean the place:
Armadillos tend to hide down the bushes while they experience some danger. If there are any bushes around your DeLand pest control garden or similar small
plant you should either clear them or block the entrance to them. This will make the armadillos run out of the place as they won’t be able
to find a shelter in your place.
Fence the garden
After you’ve successfully moved the armadillos out of your attic all you have to do is to block them from entering them. This can be done
using metal fences. However the armadillos can dig very well they can cross the fence by digging under the fence. So it is recommended you
burry the fence base few meter down which makes it hard for them to dig in down the fences.
However this DeLand animal control steps are enough to block the armadillos for a longer period of time. You can use the natural repellents to prevent them again
if they intruded again your place. Using lethal traps, guns or harmful chemicals on the wild animals for prevention is not recommended in any
manner and you should take care of it.
To learn more about our DeLand pest animal removal services, visit the Volusia County animal trapping and removal home page or give us a call at 386-259-3798.