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Talking to Volunteers at Procyon Wildlife Veterinarian and Rehabilitation Services

Today we interviewed Linda from Procyon Wildlife Veterinarian and Rehabilitation Services to learn more about what they do as volunteers, their experiences, the good times and the bad. Procyon Wildlife is a non-profit wildlife rehabilitation center committed to helping wildlife in need. Their hardworking, passionate and caring volunteers spend their time caring for wildlife like raccoons, coyotes,[…]

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Toronto Wildlife Removal

Last Updated: May 2016 What does Toronto Wildlife Removal mean? To us, it means saving our clients from unwanted visitors (a.k.a urban wildlife), and humanely bringing the visitors back to their natural habitats. Both in the City of Toronto and in the Greater Toronto Area, wildlife can be a nuisance to many residents, business owners,[…]

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Raccoon Control – Ukraine’s Army of Raccoons

Raccoon Control – Ukraine The Ukraine army are planning to train baby raccoons as sappers to find explosives and sniff mines. This all stemmed from last spring when an officer rescued a raccoon from hunting dogs. The unit decided to foster him and named him Hook. They soon found him a girlfriend – Alice and the couple now[…]

Why Do Urban Wildlife Break In?

Last Updated: October 2016 Why do animals break in? It is very frustrating when wildlife enter our homes as they are messy, noisy and just plain annoying. Growing up we learn that urban wildlife are generally more scared of us than we are of them, but then why do they become unwanted house guests? I[…]

Wildlife in your home? How do wildlife get in?

Last Updated: October 2016 Do you hear noises in your attic, or hear scratching in the walls or chirping in your chimney? Then it is more than likely that you have wildlife in your home. In these cases the first step is to find out where exactly they are. The second is to figure out[…]

Animal Control vs Wildlife Control in Toronto

Last Updated: October 2016 Animal Control and Wildlife Control are terms that differ on many levels and are often mixed up. Understanding the difference between the two will help you receive the correct information and get in contact with the right help. Animal Control handles mostly domestic animal cases, like dogs or cats Wildlife Control deals with wildlife like raccoons,[…]

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Wildlife Problem – Do it yourself or use a professional?

Last Updated: October 2016 There are two main options to solving a wildlife problem – do it yourself or call a professional. As a professional I will always advise using our services than doing it yourself, but that being said I do get a lot of phone calls from customers where it just ends up they[…]

MNR’s Wildlife Conflict Response

Last Updated: October 2016 “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” -Mahatma Gandhi The shooting of the Newmarket black bear on Monday, June 1st, has outraged the public of Ontario, and rightly so. The citizen’s of Ontario are now petitioning the government to[…]

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Toronto’s human wildlife conflict

Last Updated: October 2016 Ontario is and has been facing human wildlife conflict. Constantly, wildlife are breaking into people’s property resulting in wildlife being mistreated treated by humans. From our experience, it is very sad to see what some people are capable of doing to animals, but fortunately there are still a large population of[…]

Some things you can do before calling Animal Removal Services

Last Updated: October 2016 Do you have a raccoon, skunk, or squirrel causing damage on your property? If so, then perhaps you need wildlife removal services! Calling a professional wildlife removal service will help you remove and prevent wildlife from your property in a professional, humane and effective manner. But if you’re looking to take some steps before you contact[…]