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Damage Created By Mice and How to Stop Them

Mice and other rodents have the ability to carry a vast number of diseases and parasites. This is the main reason that they have been considered pests for most of human history. The reason that mice are useful for laboratory … Continue reading

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Why do I Have Woodchucks in My Yard and How Do I Get Rid of Them?

If you have discovered a big hole and a pile of earth by your shed, your plants are being eaten, and your sapling trunks are being chewed when you are not looking, it is more than likely a woodchuck has … Continue reading

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Wild Animals In Your Yard, What To Do and When to Call Animal Control

Wild animals rightfully belong in the wild or when in an urban setting, in a zoo and not in your yard. These critters will wreck havoc on your lawn by ruining your plants, flowers and vegetables by feeding and trampling … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Inviting Feral Cats to Your Yard

According to a recent study, there are approximately 60 million feral cats in the US. To put those numbers into perspective, that is roughly 1/3 of the total human population in the United States. So, it would not be unusual … Continue reading

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What Are Skunks Doing In My Yard And How Do I Get Rid Of Them?

Of all the unwanted creatures which may potentially inhabit your yard, skunks are probably somewhere on top of the list. Not only do skunks emit a very musky and unpleasant odor for which they are well known, but they also … Continue reading

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Rabbits. What In Your Yard And Garden Are They After?

Rabbits, rabbits and more rabbits. Cute and cuddly as they may seem, rabbits are the bane of many a vegetable gardener’s existence. Even if you do not grow veggies, rabbits can be unwelcome settlers in your lawn and backyard. The … Continue reading

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How to Protect Your Home and Surroundings From Bold Raccoons

Raccoons are extremely smart creatures. Unfortunately, they often use their smarts for creeping into our homes and yards. You may think that your property is well-protected, but then you see a raccoon or two, digging your vegetable garden and crawling … Continue reading

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Armadillos Are In Your Yard for These 3 Reasons and How Shake-Away Can Help

Unlike most marmots and pest in your backyard, armadillos are rather tame and harmless.  Still, they can cause you a lot of problems because these critters will dig tunnels which weaken the soil foundation beneath your yard, flowerbeds and even … Continue reading

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How to Detect and Repel Squirrels in Your Attic

Squirrels just love living in the attic because the place is very similar to their natural habitat, which is a tree. But how will you know if there’s a family of squirrels living in your attic? Here are some tips … Continue reading

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