Don't Use Raccoon Traps Before You Read This!Looking for raccoon traps
to get those furry critters out of your home?
are many excellent options available these days. They work
great. Are fairly inexpensive. And can help you get
any unwanted attic dwellers out in a hurry.
makes a great trap. But there are others as well.
the thing though, there are some pretty serious issues you, as a
homeowner, must consider. And I would make sure to do this
before you even attempt to use a trap.
The first of
these issues I'm sure that most people are at least somewhat
familiar with. As for the second, most don't have a clue!
Raccoons, like most all wild animals, can be extremely
dangerous. Vicious even. Especially when cornered.
have come across many instances of people being bitten by these caged
animals. They can bite through wire traps, nip fingers and
turn on those who are simply trying to release them back into the woods.
with any caged animal, they get aggressive because they think you are
trying to harm them!
2. As for the number
two issue, it has been the main topic of this website. It
does not tend to be all that difficult to capture raccoons using traps.
Especially when they are in small, confined spaces like
The problem is that simply capturing the
animal and getting it out of your home, does not take into account what
that unwanted house guest has left behind.
shared extensively here throughout this website, these animals urinate
and leave feces and scent posts all over your attic.
Especially during mating season. If you simply
set raccoon traps and capture the animal, it is NOT even close
Listen. Hark unto me.
If you capture the animal, but don't address what it has left
behind, then you can have major problems.
postings will continue to attract other raccoons back to the attic.
top of that, the feces, as gross as it sounds, dries out.
This airing process leaves you and your loved ones
susceptible to airborne parasites and other nasty diseases.
a former Florida Wildlife Control Officer and the founder of A+
Restorations, a company who deals with these situations daily, I simply
have seen this too many times in the past to take it lightly.
simply would not be doing my job if I didn't make sure to warn you
about the dangers of what these animals leave behind. I
encourage you to check out our raccoon
roundworm page to get an idea.
what A+ Restorations will do for you.
will come to your home and do an inspection for raccoons in your attic
and any damages. This, of course is free. Simply
call us using the number at the top of this page to set up an
We will then determine if you qualify
for our special 12-step
restoration procedure. Once again, if you do then it tends to
be absolutely free.
In other words, you will not
have to risk coming into contact with these cornered animals in your
raccoon traps and endangering yourself or loved ones from bites.
and this is the "biggie", we will totally disinfect everything
from parasites and other nasty diseases these animals leave
behind in your attic.
We will handle everything for
you. That is our job.