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Learn to Raccoon-Proof Your Home

Wild raccoons are known to use out homes and outdoor spaces as shelter. They use this shelter for protection, as well as, to breed. Harsh weather conditions, increased predator threats, and the need for nursing or breeding can all influence … Continue reading

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Communicable Diseases Carried By Wild Raccoons

Wild raccoons are common carriers of various infectious and transmittable diseases. These maladies are unfavorable ailments to contract and treat. In humans, most of these communicable diseases are treatable, but nonetheless painful and unpleasant. In pets, the more serious infections … Continue reading

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Noteworthy Facts about Raccoons

Raccoons may have a bad rep when it comes to residential and commercial communities, however, these mammals are quite fascinating. Raccoons are medium-sized mammals that supplement their diet with fruits, plants, insects, and small invertebrates like crayfish. They are nocturnal, … Continue reading

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