We run a professional wildlife removal business operating in Hayward, California. We service the whole Oakland metropolitan area, and do much of our work in Hayward. We are a full-service
Hayward animal trapping and removal company. We specialize in wildlife only, and are not like a regular Hayward pest control company or Hayward exterminator. We use humane methods to
solve wild animal problems in California. 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 925-478-4254 to discuss your Hayward animal control issue, and to schedule a fast appointment.
Hayward wildlife control tip of the month:
What is the best bait to trap an opossum? - There are various ways to trap an opossum and in the same way different kinds of baits are also suggested by people which could prove to be very effective in trapping an opossum. The most efficient Hayward animal control baits are those which are consisting of the natural food items. Theses baits have a specific aroma and therefore these are more successful in attracting and luring the animal towards the trap. Whether you are employing the cage trap or the snare hole, the success of catching an opossum lies on the kind of bait you are applying because only bait is the thing which makes the opossum come near the trap.
Second most important Hayward pest control thing is the location of the bait. Where have you placed the bait really matters. If you place the bait near the entrance of cage, it may not help in catching the opossum. The Hayward wildlife removal opossums are quite clever and once they sense of being trapped, the just pick the food and run away without entering completely into the cage. Therefore correctly locating the bait is equally important as choosing the kind of bait. Usually it is advised to put the bait at entrance of trap and some more amount of it in the end of trap just to allow the complete entrance of opossum in the cage.
Kinds of baits - As it has been analyzed that natural baits have proven to be the best kinds of baits in trapping the opossums…However sometimes professional Hayward animal trapping baits are also used and these baits are also found effective in catching opossums. Above all facts, the trapping of opossums lies on the risk of trappers. The more skilled and experienced a trapper is, the more chances he will be having of successful trapping. No one can guarantee the 100 percent success by using any specific kind of bait.
One has to remember the fact that in trapping the opossums, patience is the best technique. It is also recommended to the trappers to consult their local Hayward exterminator law bodies so that they can be aware of any laws regarding catching of the opossums. The sense of smell of opossums is very keen; therefore it is not at all difficult for them to locate the exact place where the bait has been placed. Moreover, if you put the bait in trap, you also have to make the human scent disappear from it. You can easily do it by spraying the apple cider on the bait.
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