Tag Archive: pigeon removal (13)

Hibernate? Migrate? Or Cozy Up on Your Property? How Birds Manage Winter

January 11, 2021
The most well-known animal strategies for surviving the bleak winter months are to hibernate or to migrate. Most mammals choose hibernation;  most birds go with migration. But there are exceptions. The Common Poorwill hibernates. Some bird species do neither. What happens to birds like chickadees, robins, and cardinals – and... Read More

Bird Management in Winter: What to Know

January 11, 2021
The most well-known animal strategies for surviving the bleak winter months are to hibernate or to migrate. Most mammals choose hibernation; most birds go with migration. But there are exceptions. The Common Poorwill hibernates. Some bird species do neither. What happens to birds like chickadees, robins, and cardinals – and... Read More

Managing Birds is a Community Affair

August 10, 2020
Managing nuisance birds is a difficult undertaking. The power of flight leaves birds far more mobile than many other types of nuisance wildlife and undeterred by property boundaries. Bird conflicts are further complicated by federal laws protecting all native birds (including geese and gulls) and a wide array of other... Read More

Managing Pest Birds as a Community

August 10, 2020
Managing nuisance birds is a difficult undertaking. The power of flight leaves birds far more mobile than many other types of nuisance wildlife and undeterred by property boundaries. Bird conflicts are further complicated by federal laws protecting all native birds (including geese and gulls) and a wide array of other... Read More

Why Do-it-Yourself Pigeon Projects are For the Birds

July 22, 2020
A well done do-it-yourself project can be a thrilling experience, even beyond the sense of saving a little money. Some “thrills” however, are best left to the professionals. Pigeon control is one of them. Pigeons can hatch up to 16 young per year and those chicks have a strong instinct... Read More

Why DIY Pigeon Control Doesn’t Work

July 22, 2020
A well done do-it-yourself project can be a thrilling experience, even beyond the sense of saving a little money. Some “thrills” however, are best left to the professionals. Pigeon control is one of them. Pigeons can hatch up to 16 young per year and those chicks have a strong instinct... Read More

Turn to the Bird Experts to Solve Your Bird Problems

March 1, 2020
When it comes to nuisance birds, there’s no such thing as a one-size fits all solution, as pest control companies would have you believe. For example, bird spikes may deter pigeons but sparrows love to nest in them. The same holds true for bird netting poorly installed: it may deter... Read More

To Solve Your Bird Problems, Turn to the Bird Experts

March 1, 2020
When it comes to nuisance birds, there's no such thing as a one-size fits all solution, as pest control companies would have you believe. For example, bird spikes may deter pigeons but sparrows love to nest in them. The same holds true for bird netting poorly installed: it may deter... Read More

Top 5 Pest Birds & Structural Solutions in Suburban Midwest

July 18, 2017
Summer is the season during which most structural damage and work occurs. Annually, pest birds cause $30-50 million in damages to properties, assets, roofs, drainage and ventilation systems. Below is a list of common issues associated with specific pest birds as well as a combination of structural and service solutions... Read More