What is Wildlife Exclusion?

At Dugas Pest Control, we handle calls for wildlife exclusion year round but they get especially busy as the winter months set in and the cold weather comes. This humane practice is exactly as it sounds: it involves excluding animals from the home using preventative measures like sealing up holes in the roof and cracks in…

What type of snakes live in Louisiana?

Snakes may not be anyone’s favorite creature to spot in their yard, but they are fascinating reptiles and a part of Louisiana’s natural heritage. They are also important members of our local ecosystem as for every snake with a bad reputation, there are many others that help keep the balance of nature in order. Nevertheless,…
In pictures, they look cute and innocent, but make no mistake; raccoons can be quite the pests. We often associate them with living in the streets and coming out at night to feast on garbage, but raccoons can also tear up people’s yards and make a home in the attic or underneath decks, leaving behind…
When the weather starts to get cooler, it’s only natural that people spend more time indoors. Humans aren’t the only beings that seek shelter during the winter months; animals do too. Cooler Weather Prompts Animals to Seek Shelter Animals of all breeds look for safe, secure places to retreat to, and sometimes, animals find our…