Oregon Squirrel Removal and Control
Squirrels are a very common nuisance wildlife in Oregon and can be found in both rural and urban areas. There are four Oregon native tree squirrels species: the western gray, Douglas, American red, and northern flying squirrel. They are part of the rodent family and because if this they need to contently keep them sharp. To do this squirrels must gnaw and chew on objects. The big bushy tails that you see tree squirrels with is used to help them keep balance and is also used to keep the tree squirrels warm in the cold Oregon winters.
Squirrel Control Service Areas:
Oregon tree squirrels do most of there nuisance damage by getting into attics and houses. If you have squirrels in your attic during the spring time in Oregon it is important not to seal up the hole with checking for babies. Squirrels will have the litter in your attic and leave and return to feed the babies . If you seal the mother out you will most likely just cause the squirrel to chew and rip back into your attic, but you could possible strand the babies. Many people like to watch squirrels so they feed them which is not a good idea. When a squirrel is feed by humans they can lose there fear of humans and cause them to get aggressive. Squirrels are attached to bird feeders and gardens. Your can set up fencing to protect your garden from squirrels
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Squirrel in Attic Removal Portland
When you hear noises in the attic that sound like something is running around very quickly it might be squirrels. The most common location areas that squirrels get into is the attic, which can make it hard to locate the entry point on the roof. In some cases a squirrel will chew through the roof, but is more likely to chew through a vent cover. Those are the main location that we inspect when we first get to a Portland squirrel removal job. Depending on the type of roof and the steepness we have different methods for handling these problems. Squirrels in the attic can cause a lot of damage if they are not removed quickly. This is why we recommend contacting a professional as soon as you think your have squirrels in your attic. The main damage that squirrels do is chewing on pretty much anything they can find in the attic including wires which can be very dangerous.
Portland Oregon Squirrel Control Facts
- Squirrels in Oregon spend most of there time in the fall gathering and storing food.
- Squirrels food gathering plays an important role in the forest regeneration and forest ecosystem processes by make the soil healthy.
- Oregon largest squirrel is the Western gray squirrel that has silvery grey fur.
- Squirrels are most active in the morning and evening and eat mostly nuts and seed.
- Squirrels establish home territories and communicate through scent, chattering, and moving there tail
- Female squirrels give birth to 3 to 4 young and are weaned in about 10 weeks.
Primary Service Cities:
Portland, Hillsboro, Beaverton, Salem, Forest Grove, Aloha, Oregon City, Gresham, Lake Oswego, West Linn, Tigard, Tualatin
Primary Service Counties:
Washington County, Multnomah County, Marion County, Columbia County, Tillamook County, Hood River County, Clackamas County, Yamhill County
If you have an Oregon Squirrel Removal Problem in call 503-201-2432 today!