June 4th, 2021

What happens to the animals captured during removal services?

As Ottawa’s urban wildlife control specialists, we’re often asked about what happens to the critters we remove from attics, garages, crawlspaces, and all manner of spaces where animals just don’t belong. The team here at...More >>

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May 3rd, 2021

How to choose the right exterminator?

When you call in a pest or animal control team, you want the job done right the first time. But how do you choose the right exterminator for the job? In this post, Ottawa’s nature...More >>

April 8th, 2021

Spring critters to watch out for in your home

As the weather warms up and everything seems to come alive, so do our attics, crawl spaces and sheds. There are several types of critters, animals and insects who are especially active in the spring...More >>

March 9th, 2021

What critters take advantage of poorly insulated eaves?

The easiest way for an animal to get into your attic is through the eaves or soffits - the parallel ledge that completes the triangle between your roof and your exterior walls. Eaves that are...More >>

January 26th, 2021

Squirrels in the attic: what are the solutions?

Squirrels in your attic are a problem any way you look at it. Although they might be fun to watch as they scurry around your yard and along hydro wires, there’s nothing cute about the...More >>

January 6th, 2021

How do you know if mice have infiltrated your home?

Mice can take up residence virtually anywhere in your house from the attic to the basement and everywhere in between. Mice build winter nests wherever they find access to a warm and protected space to...More >>

December 16th, 2020

Common Winter Pests: Signs That You’ve Got Mice

The cold weather that drives us indoors during the winter is also responsible for driving unwanted pests into our homes. One of the most common winter pests in the Ottawa and Gatineau area is the...More >>

November 16th, 2020

10 Places to Check in your Home to Keep Out Unwanted Insects

Insects might seem far from top-of-mind as the winter cold approaches, however many homeowners will find themselves in the company of unwanted critters in the coming months. How do insects get inside homes in the...More >>

October 12th, 2020

Which Insects are More Likely to Find Refuge in Your Home When the Cold Weather Approaches?

As autumn sets into the National Capital Region and we pull out our sweaters to stay comfortable during the shorter days with cooler temperatures, why is it that we notice more and more bugs invading...More >>