Opossums are opportunistic animals meaning if they see a way to get inside your building they would take the opportunity to create a safe nest. Opossums can further damage the area by trying to force their way into your basement, air duct, shed, etc. Opossums are dirty animals and will leave behind urine, feces, and rotting garbage. They can carry parasitic diseases and this puts you and your family in danger.
If you feel that you might have an opossum invasion in your home, give Animal Trappers NJ a call. Our experts can safely remove the opossum from your property. Inspect & repair damages caused by the animal, as well put in prevention methods that will help with future opossums trying to entering your property.
You can practice opossum control yourself by following these simple steps:
- Do not leave food or easy to access trash outside in your yard or porch. It invites opossums for a free meal.
- If you have a garden, put up fences around the garden to prevent the opossum from getting into your vegetable garden.
- Inspect your home for wall cracks, make sure your shed is properly secured from unwanted animals.