Wildlife

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What's the Deal with Possums?

The much maligned marsupial eats ticks and other pests.

Animal Proofing Your Home

Keep the wildlife in the wild.

What You Need to Know About Raccoons

These cute little cat-bears can be a hassle for homeowners.

Keep Animals Away from Your Pool

Your swimming hole is invitation only.

Coyote Prevention: How to Keep Them Away from Your Property

Coyotes can get in your garbage and harm small animals.

How to Feed Wild Raccoons in Your Yard

Here's how to safely feed them.

How to Use Rabbit Manure as Fertilizer

Sometimes rabbits can be pesky to gardeners, but don't pass up this easy-to-use, organic fertilizer!

How to Make a Gopher Trap

This humane approach can help address the fuzzy nuisance.

How to Get Rid of Deer Flies

Create a rolling trap to draw them in and capture them.

The Skunk Odor Facts

You need to break down or dissolve the oil in skunk scent. Inside the House Wash affected wall,

Outdoor Pest Questions: Animal Control

Q. How do you keep deer off plants and vegetables?A. You can build a fence with two strands of fishing

About Groundhogs and Woodchucks

Advice for keeping woodchucks or groundhogs out of your garden

How to Get Rid of Raccoons Naturally

There are several ways to get rid of racoons in the yard or house without resorting to harmful methods.

Keeping Squirrels From Nesting in Your Car in Winter

Avoid damage to you car with these tips to keep squirrels at bay.

How to Get Rid of Lizards in the Yard

Lizards are a welcome part of your yard's ecosystem, until they become overpopulated.

How to Kill Moles Quickly and Effectively

Protect your yard from these pests by exterminating moles before they can do lasting damage.

How to Create a Homemade Mole Repellent

Though moles can do a lot of damage to your garden, they're easy to get rid of with a little homemade repellent.

Getting Stubborn Skunk to Leave Without Getting Sprayed

Use three basic methods to keep skunks off your property.

How to Keep Raccoons Out of the Trash

A little work and you can keep your trash cans raccoon-free.

How to Get Rid of Flies Outside

Flies can be really annoying, but there are many ways to get rid of them.

How to Get Rid of Crows on the Roof

Try these simple things to eliminate crows from your home.

How to Get Rid of Bats in Your Barn

Removing bats from your barn prevents potential animal encounters

Protecting Fruit Trees From Squirrels and Other Pests

Protect your precious harvest with some simple, safe methods.

How to Catch a Ground Squirrel

Use these simple tools and traps to remove ground squirrels from your property.

How to Stop Squirrels from Gnawing on Your Wood Deck

Squirrels like to gnaw on wood, but there are several treatments you can use to deter them from your deck.

How to Keep Squirrels off Your Roof

If you consistently hear scuffling overhead, you could have squirrels nesting in your roof or chimney.

6 Deer-Attracting Plants to Avoid

Avoid attracting deer by not using these plants.

Squirrel Control Techniques

Techniques to keep squirrels under control.

How to Keep Skunks Away

Read these tips to keep these stinkers away.

How to Get Rid of Raccoons

How to keep these masked bandits out of your trash.

Simple Home Strategies to Keep Mice Away

There are simple and easy strategies available for preventing mice in the home, so hopefully you can dodge the trouble of an infestation.

How to Eliminate Moles with Bubble Gum

Moles can be the bane of many gardener's life. Moles are difficult to eliminate, the mounds on the lawn

How to Catch a Wild Rabbit in Your Yard

Protect your garden plants from wild rabbits with a trap or other solutions.

Squirrel-Proofing Your Garbage Can

Squirrel proof your garbage can with a few simple steps.

Creating a Natural Skunk Repellent

Skunks are generally harmless creatures, but they can be pests. Read this article for advice on making a safe, natural skunk repellant.

How to Keep Scorpions Out of Your Home

Scorpions come inside for water and shade.

How to Keep Bird Nests off Your Eaves

Birds nesting in your eaves cause damage as well as messes.

Snake Repellent Home Recipe

Keep these slithering critters away from your home.

Bird Nest Removal Tips and Mistakes to Avoid

With each new spring comes new birds’ nests. Sometimes they can disrupt your home, so learn how to remove them safely.

3 Homemade Recipes for Squirrel Repellent

Squirrel repellent can be a valuable too.

Life Cycle of the Wild Pheasant

Whether to hunt them or observe them, first understand them.

Bird Pest Control

Rather than harm birds, deter or scare them away.

How to Prevent Mice From Living in Your Home

Mice can harbor disease, can damage, and scare unsuspecting home owners so keep them away with these techniques.

How to Build a Live Animal Trap

A box trap can be used to catch almost any kind of live animal you want.

Combating Cool-Weather Pests

Cool-weather pests will try to infest your home in winter, but you can stop them with these DIY solutions.