Squirrels

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Do Squirrels Remember Humans?

Although squirrels have small brains due to their size, this in no way means that they are not intelligent animals; quite the opposite actually and if you have any problems with squirrels call our squirrel removal Toronto services today. Squirrels have excellent memories in addition to superior cognitive abilities, which makes them a distinct species…

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What Does it Mean When a Squirrel Barks at You?

If you have ever had squirrels in your attic, you may remember the mistaken sound of thinking that somehow a dog was inside of your home. Squirrels have an audible language pattern, even if they are usually silent most of the time. A squirrel bark is usually heard if there is a threat to their…

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What Does it Mean When a Squirrel Jumps on You?

Squirrels are not inherently dangerous animals, but there is always a level of unknown when it comes to a wild animal. They certainly cannot kill you, but there is a possibility of being bitten by a squirrel, which can possibly contain pathogens and/or diseases due to the animal’s feral lifestyle. With this in mind, you…

Advantages of Squirrel Proof Bird Feeders

Advantages of Squirrel Proof Bird Feeders

Squirrel-proof bird feeders are a great investment if you are having trouble with these rodents in your yard. Squirrels seem to like bird food as much as the birds do. There are many types of squirrel-proof bird feeders but based on the advantages mentioned here, you should pick up on the qualities or features to…

How To Squirrel-Proof Your Roof Vents

How To Squirrel-Proof Your Roof Vents

So, you’ve taken all the necessary preparations to squirrel-proof your roof. Small holes in the roof? Sealed. Chimney cap? Check. Stray tree limbs and branches? Trimmed. You can take a break now, knowing that you’ve done everything you could to protect your house from pesky squirrels call us for squirrel removal Toronto services.  Or, so…

Can Squirrels Chew Through Steel Wool?

Can Squirrels Chew Through Steel Wool?

We already know squirrels can chew through aluminum. In particular, aluminum fences make a great snack for squirrels. Their constant growing of their teeth, hard enamel layer, and need to gnaw on things mean that everyday metal objects around your Canadian home are all fair game for when squirrels get the munchies.  Can squirrels chew…

How Big a Hole Can a Squirrel Get Through?

How Big a Hole Can a Squirrel Get Through?

“It’s just a tiny hole,” my friend said to me on a warm summer evening while we were having a barbecue in his backyard. My carefree expression immediately turned serious. While the casual observer may think otherwise, I knew that tiny holes were Heaven’s gateway for little creatures and rodents. Especially squirrels. And sure enough,…

Can Squirrels Chew Through Metal?

Can Squirrels Chew Through Metal?

There is a situation one of our customers experienced. “One morning, I was making my early morning coffee when I heard a gnawing noise on my roof. When I went outside to inspect it, the metal shingles on my roof were disfigured and out-of-place. In fact, there was a tiny hole in my roof that lead…

What Deters Squirrels From Birdfeeders?

What Deters Squirrels From Birdfeeders?

Nobody wants to put bird feeders in their yard only to have it ravaged by wild squirrels. Allowing squirrels to constantly eat bird food straight from your birdfeeder only reinforces this behaviour. And unless something is done to prevent them, they will only keep coming back for more.  This can be problematic as not only…