Oakland

Oakland Pest Animal Removal: 925-478-4254

Pest Animal of Oakland provides nuisance animal removal services in Oakland, CA. We humanely solve conflicts between people and the wild animals of Oakland California, including raccoons, squirrels, rats, snakes, birds, opossums, skunks, and more! We are a full-service nuisance wildlife control company servicing the greater Oakland region. We provide both residential and commercial services, and are fully licensed and insured in California. In solving pest animal conflicts, we utilize a full array of services, from humane trapping and relocation, to critter prevention and damage repairs, to dead animal removal, attic cleanup, and more. We offer competitive pricing and the best service in Oakland. Every situation is different, so give us a call at 925-478-4254 now to discuss your wild animal problem, and get a price quote over the phone. We answer our phones 24-7-365, work on weekends, and can usually schedule a same-day or next-day appointment to solve your pest animal problem!

Animals in Attic

Building Repairs

Prevention Work

Wildlife Trapping

Oakland RACCOON CONTROL: Call us now for raccoon removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of raccoons page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for raccoon control, visit our raccoon removal prices page.

Oakland SQUIRREL CONTROL: Call us now for squirrel removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of squirrels page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for squirrel control, visit our squirrel removal prices page.

Oakland SKUNK CONTROL: Call us now for skunk removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of skunks page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for skunk control, visit our skunk removal prices page.

Oakland RAT CONTROL: Call us now for rat removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of rats page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for rat control, visit our rat removal prices page.

Oakland MOUSE CONTROL: Call us now for mouse removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of mice page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for mouse control, visit our mouse removal prices page.

Oakland BAT CONTROL: Call us now for bat removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of bats page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for bat control, visit our bat removal prices page.

Oakland SNAKE CONTROL: Call us now for snake removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of snakes page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for snake control, visit our snake removal prices page.

Oakland BIRD CONTROL: Call us now for bird removal in Oakland, CA.
Visit the How to get rid of birds page to learn how to do it yourself.
To find out our prices for bird control, visit our bird removal prices page.

Oakland WILDLIFE CONTROL: Call us now for wildlife removal in Oakland, CA.
We handle all wildlife, such as opossums, groundhogs, armadillos, moles, fox, coyote, and more.
To find out our prices for wildlife control, visit our wildlife removal prices page.



We also service these towns: Alameda County, Alameda, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Newark, Piedmont, Pleasanton, San Leandro, Union City, Ashland, Castro Valley, Cherryland, Fairview, San Lorenzo, Sunol

Other Resources for FREE Sity Animal Removal:
Alameda County Animal Services: (925) 803-7040
Hopalong Animal Rescue Wildlife Rehabilitators: (510) 267-1915 https://www.hopalong.org/
California Wildlife Commission: (916) 653-4899 http://www.fgc.ca.gov/
Oakland Police Department: (510) 777-3333

Oakland Wildlife Tip: How big is a rat territory? How far do rats travel from their nest or for food?
Rats can easily fit in extremely small holes; however, it isn't due to softness of their bones. They fit in through these holes because they have flexible, cylindrical shaped and long bodies. They make burrows and spend most part of their lives running through tight spaces and tunnels. Rats check that if they can pass through the holes with their whiskers or not. They make this judgement swiftly, by poking their nose in holes.

Size of rat territory
Small Oakland rats easily pass through small holes, but large rats don't. These holes are only less than an inch (0.96 inches) in the diameter. Not every rate can pass through such holes. Overweight and large rats are very big. However, few rats have small sizes, enough to pass through like juvenile rats.The smallest size of hole which small rats can pass through, can be a vital consideration while making rat-proof structures against the wild rats and cages that are made to keep baby rats. Generally, the wire mesh of 1" x 1" is considered very large hole for the young rats, and 1" x 0.5" are considered narrow enough for keeping even smaller rats. It is recommended to make a mesh of 0.5 x 0.5 for the outdoor rat-proofs.

How far do rats travel from their nest or for food
Every night, Oakland rats travel through 100 300 feet away from their nests in search of food. The house rats search for the food and gather material in region of around 10 feet away from their nest (some gather their food 50 feet away from their nest). Both mice and rats are nocturnal with the activity that take place around a half hour just after the sunset to around a half hour just before sun rise. How to Kill a Rat: The best way to prevent and to treat the rodent manifestation is the combination of eliminating the access points where the rats can enter in the home and removing the food sources and shelter which attracts the rodents. Also use the traps to get rid of the existing rats in or around the home. You can use the multi-tactic approach in order to manage the rodents and to decrease the chances of future infestation. The most important thing to do is to use preventative measures like blocking access to the home or access to the food or water sources that attract the rats. Rodenticides do include many types of poisons that can be used in order to kill the rodents.