Dead animal removal is a difficult task; you have to literally crawl in hot attics under some of the dirtiest homes and usually under the most hazardous conditions. Once the animal is located it must be removed physically and the area decontaminated as may be necessary before the carcass can be disposed of in the right manner. Even though this is not the most pleasant job, someone must just do it. Dead animal removal is a necessary service and perhaps among the few jobs where customers can be most grateful.
When animals read their dead end, in most cases it will be somewhere along the walls or the attic in a home or perhaps in a residential yard; the problem can be quite difficult to handle especially be a person who is not a trained expert in wildlife removal services. In most cases the victims are animals that are normally found in and around where people live such as stray cats or dogs, raccoons, squirrels, skunks, opossums, rats, mice etc. Homeowners will have to endure stains, unpleasant odors, diseases and contamination in addition to the arrival of other pests especially if the dead animal is left unattended in your yard or home.
Many times the carcass of the dead animal can lay obstructed from view by walls, dark crawl spaces and ceilings; the first signs of the passing away will be registered by the odor emanating from gasses that are caused by the decomposition that will fill the entire are or the house. Fluids can also start draining out and leech into the nearby materials and this will cause stains that will grow fast and spread quickly as the animals body continues to decompose. These are the signs that cause unpleasant circumstances to people in the house and attract other pests and insects that will want to feed on the carcass.
Animals such as squirrels, rats, mice and raccoons will make their homes close to human residences but the sometimes will move closer to the home or even within the house; you will almost always find the corpses of these animals in areas where they like to frequent. Dead animal removal experts have found corpses in places such as hidden crawlspaces, attics, under floorboards or under porches in addition to others that are found floating in pools. There are other times when homeowners use toxic baits to eliminate these animals but this only increases chances that the animal will die and start decaying in a hidden or unreachable place; there are other times also when traps that are not checked frequently allow caught creatures to expire and start decomposing. Dead animals can leave a horrendous smell and the carcass can easily lead to the spread of diseases and insect infestation; wildlife control service experts come with special deodorizers, neutralizers and air purifiers that will remove the smell completely.
About the author: This article is penned by Lora Davis for Richmond Animal Removal Services who are the leading animal removal service in Richmond, VA.