Possum find their way into the houses through openings, gaps, cracks, crevices, broken tiles and also through dislodged or deteriorated material. If your home/office is affected by possum or possums, contact us for possum removal in Sydney as we are the No. 1 ranked possum removal service.
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A possum looks similar to a rodent or a small cat with either a furry or plain tail. They can create a very disturbing sound which is often a nightmare for many human residents living with possums in Australia.
Possums have adopted the lifestyle which enables them to utilize an urban environment over their traditional nomad way of living, this is due to the rise in construction and dense population growth of humans, limiting natural areas of traditional living for possums.
Possums are very territorial in nature. Possums can only be physically caught and dealt with if they are located inside a cavity of a roof void, Possums found externally damaging vegetation ARE NOT something can be handled – this can be problematic for some.
If you are having an issue with Possums externally – it is recommended that you install some LED Spot Lights to prevent and/or deter possums from returning to the area. A possum relocated from a roof cavity can only be release 100-150 Maximum away from the point it was caught.
Varieties of Possums in Australia
There are around 30 native species of possums found in Australia which can easily survive in an urban or suburban environment.
An adult Brush tail possum is similar to the size of a small cat. They have a long and furry tail which looks like a dirty brush, large pointed ears and a prominent nose. Their body is covered with grey or silver coloured hairs.
Common Ringtail possums live outside the home but can frequently enter your property in search of food to find a suitable place to mate. They usually live in family groups and make their nests in hollowed tree limbs. A spherically shaped limb which is lined with bark and grass is the ideal home for ringtail possum. They eat leaves, shoots, flowers, nectars. In addition these creatures have a flexible tail with a shiny white tip.
There are several health issues caused by possums, and they badly disturb the living spaces causing serious problems for its inhabitants.
Possums can bring bacteria and diseases to your homes as they travel through dirty places like waste bins, along with sewerage lines, chimneys etc.
They produce an annoying sound to communicate which can cause sleep deprivation and constant interruption during work or sleep.
Other problems are that they can steal food and can also contaminate the food products with their saliva or urine.
In their mating season, they actively run in search for food. Their movement causes noise which can become a cause of constant unrest or psychological disturbance.
They are fast and have an active instinct of hearing and smelling which alerts them quickly about the danger. Hence becoming difficult in regards to catching them without proper knowledge and equipment.
Our experts will identify the accessible entry points inside the roof and fill them with a suitable material to permanently stop them from entering and causing further damage – This occurs only after we commence some mandatory caging so that possums are not left inside the roof prior to the sealing.
We seal exposed entry points to ensure that no possum can enter your home.
We catch and release possums with traps to ensure your home is Possum free.
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