Weasels belong to the same family as badgers, otters, and fishers, and are found throughout the continental United States. They regularly prey on rodents, but may also eat reptiles, birds, and sometimes even target animals larger than they are. Though primarily nocturnal, weasels can be seen hunting during the day, as well. They are vicious creatures that cause problems for farmers by regularly attacking livestock for food. If you spot a weasel on your property or notice livestock that has gone missing, call Critter Control of Virginia Beach today, or fill out our online form.
Getting Rid of Weasels
While exclusion methods can be effective, they are also time-consuming. Professional wildlife removal specialists from Critter Control can humanely and effectively remove pest weasels from private properties. Our specialists have the proper equipment and training to carefully remove weasels, which keeps untrained individuals and domestic animals safe.
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For the most part, weasels are mrely nuisance pests. The largest threat they pose is to the poultry industry, as they target chickens and their eggs as easy meals. Farmers should especially be on alert for these pests. Weasels also carry various parasites known to harbor infectious diseases, including:
Measel Removal Services
Despite its size, the weasel is a vicious animal, especially when on the hunt. When cornered, they will use their sharp teeth and claws to escape, which can result in the injury of people or pets. Various exclusion methods can effectively keep weasels out of yards, including fencing and chicken wire. There are no known fumigants or repellents that keep weasels away, which makes closing off building openings necessary to ward off the pest.
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