Raccoons

Why some raccoons are aggressive

Why some raccoons are aggressive

Most raccoons are in cities and suburbs so interactions with humans are usually quite tame. Most raccoons have been living around humans their whole lives and, while they fear us, they tend to just ignore us.  Got a raccoon you need to get rid of? Contact raccoon removal Cambridge, and we’ll get your life back…

Why raccoon repelents don’t work

Why raccoon repelents don’t work

Raccoons are very smart creatures. They are not chased off easily. You can try spraying your garbage with a mix of hot sauce, water, and a bit of dish soap. This will coat the garbage in a flavor the raccoons don’t really like. They will likely move on from your home to another on the…

Why do people consider raccoons as smart creatures?

Why do people consider raccoons as smart creatures?

Not a lot of people know that raccoons are considered one of the smartest animals on the planet. The reason for this is the size of their brain compared to their bodies. It’s really a bit. Like crazy big. This is the reason raccoons are so curious about their environment. Why they tend to chew…

Where do raccoons build their nests

Where do raccoons build their nests

Raccoons are kings of the urban jungle but that is not where they originally came from. They started in dense forests that once filled North America. They have since adapted to life in the suburbs and cities, they used to have a slightly different lifestyle.  Got a raccoon you need to get rid of? Contact…

What to do when raccoons break into your attic

What to do when raccoons break into your attic

If you hear loud noises coming from your attic there is a very good chance the noises are coming from an animal who has broken into your attic. These animals are searching for a warm place to live and normally to raise young. Sadly they also wreck the place while they are there.  Got a…

What to do if you have a litter of raccoons in your attic

What to do if you have a litter of raccoons in your attic

Almost every time a raccoon breaks into an attic its because the raccoon is a pregnant female looking for a safe place to raise her young. Because of this, you cannot just trap or snare the raccoon and relocate it because the babies will not be able to survive without their mother.  Got a raccoon…

What do raccoons eat in cities

What do raccoons eat in cities

Raccoons are capable of eating just about anything. Their short digestive tract lets them eat rotting food that would kill a human. Because of this, most raccoons eat out of the garbage. For them, it is a banquet hall. They will also eat smaller animals like mice.  Got a raccoon you need to get rid…

What are the effects of mice on human health?

What are the effects of mice on human health?

It’s hard enough these days to stay healthy but having a rodent infestation can make it impossible. Mice, especially during the colder months when we are most in danger of getting ill, will try to get into your house. Got a raccoon you need to get rid of? Contact raccoon removal Cambridge, and we’ll get…

Remove raccoons from chimeny 

Remove raccoons from chimeny 

Chimneys seem like a great spot to Raccoons, they crawl in, safe from the weather, and since most people have sealed their chimney off on the inside with a gas or electric fireplace the raccoon will likely end up trapped unless it can climb its way out. If they happen to die in your chimney…

Raccoon behavior in residential areas

Raccoon behavior in residential areas

Over the past 80 years raccoons have had a huge explosion in population. Some people say it because they are learning from us. They seem adept at manipulating the human world and their diet lets them eat literally anything. They hunt for food at night so the trash is easy to find and rarely locked…