Eraticators Opossum Services! The #1 choice for Opossum Services in Brevard county. From Opossum Removal to Trapping and Exclusion, we can help. We have over 10 years of experience with Opossum Removal.
The Virginia or North American Opossum (or possum) is a marsupial found in North America. Opossums are the only marsupial found north of Mexico. They are primarily omnivorous in terms of diet. As well, they prefer to move from place to place using trees. Opossums are famous for their tendency to play dead (or play possum). Nocturnal and solitary, opossums are the size of a domestic cat. As well, opossums are successful opportunists and scavengers. Attics are a great location to birth and raise offspring. So, most Attic Opossum Infestations are a female and her young.
Opossums are scavengers, which is what can make them problematic. They will go through trash, steal pet food, and more. Opossums can leave a nasty bite if cornered by a pet such as a dog! They carry various fleas and parasites, transferred to you, your home, and your pets. Opossums can create openings into walls and attics. When this happens, they leave a lot of feces and urine behind. Common opossum home removal methods involve scaring them. However, many home DIY methods are ineffective. These methods include strobe lights, mothballs, and ammonia. Methods such as these don’t work! Therefore, removal of Opossums is best done by a professional, such as ourselves. We will humanely trap and relocate your Opossums. Then, we will seal the point(s) of entry so that no new families move in.