We’ve all heard those incredible stories about people who attempt to raise tigers or alligators in tiny city apartments or try to keep giant snakes as pets. Sadly, these stories usually don’t have a happy ending. While I don’t normally come across folks who own exotic animals, I have seen my share of individuals who try to take smaller wild animals such as raccoons, squirrels or chipmunks into their homes.
Inevitably, I’ll get a phone call asking for help in getting rid of these animals. That’s why I never go anywhere without a trusty raccoon, squirrel or chipmunk trap!
The Risks of Allowing Wild Animals in Your Home or Yard
Allowing just about any type of wild animal in or around your home is not a good idea for so many reasons. Even “cute” critters, such as squirrels and chipmunks, can be dangerous. Their behavior can be unpredictable and … Read More