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Maryland is a beautiful state with a lot to offer its residents, including a diverse range of wildlife. Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control is excited to begin serving local residents within Maryland including Anne Arundel County. With its waterfront views and historic landmarks, it’s no wonder that so many homeowners choose to settle here. Whether you’re looking for a cozy bungalow or a spacious estate, this county has something for everyone. But it’s not just the stunning properties that make Anne Arundel County so special.

The area is also rich in wildlife, with countless species of birds and aquatic animals living in the Chesapeake Bay. Living here is an experience unlike any other—there’s never a dull moment when you’re surrounded by such natural beauty. However, some of this wildlife can sometimes become a nuisance or even a danger.

If you are experiencing a wildlife problem, the best thing to do is to contact a professional who specializes in wildlife removal.

All About Maryland

Maryland is a diverse state with a variety of regions, each with its own unique features and cultural differences. Anne Arundel County is home to the Naval Academy, historic areas, and many communities located on the water. Other well-known regions in Maryland include:

  • Eastern Shore: Lies primarily on the east side of the Chesapeake Bay, and encompasses nine counties within the state of Maryland. Around the Eastern Shore, you can find seafood, water sports, and charming small towns.
  • Western Maryland: Also known as the Maryland panhandle, this region is home to mountains, forests, and many opportunities for outdoor activities. Frederick itself is relatively close to our nation’s Capitol, and many people commute from Frederick to D.C.
  • Southern Maryland: This historic region includes Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s Counties. This location is widely known as the birthplace of religious freedom in North America, crab and oyster fishing, and Civil War history.
  • Annapolis: Is the capital of Maryland and sits within Anne Arundel County. This charming city is home to the United States Naval Academy and St. John’s College, founded in 1696 as King William’s School. Annapolis is also known for its colonial architecture, sailing culture, and historic charm.

Common Wildlife in Anne Arundel County

Anne Arundel County is home to a variety of wildlife, including over 200 species of birds, such as bald eagles, ospreys, herons, and ducks. Deer and foxes also make their presence known regularly. Some of the best places to see wildlife are Patuxent River Park, Quiet Waters Park, Ridgely’s Glen State Park, and Waring Point Natural Area.

Home and business owners in Anne Arundel County might sometimes encounter unwanted wildlife guests. Take Edgewater, for example – a peaceful residential town nestled along the tranquil South River shores. Despite its picturesque scenery and friendly community, wildlife nuisances can occur. The same goes for Parole, a bustling town with a rich history. Known for its blend of suburban comforts and lively shopping centers, it’s not immune to wildlife visits either. If you’re facing such issues, our wildlife removal services are here to help.

The likes of raccoons, squirrels, skunks, and bats can make themselves at home and, in turn, disrupt your own peace of mind. This is where Skedaddle Humane Wildlife removal services can help get rid of any unwanted animals around your property. Listed below are the wildlife that our technicians deal with often.

  • Raccoons are a common nuisance in Anne Arundel County. They are often destructive and messy and may carry rabies. They especially love to invade patios at night if there is leftover food from a party or an open garbage can.
  • Squirrels can cause a variety of damages to homes including chewed electrical wires, damaged insulation, and holes in roofs or walls as they seek shelter and nesting sites.
  • Skunks are less common in Anne Arundel County, but they can still be a problem. In addition to their infamous spray, they may carry diseases such as distemper.
  • Bats are beneficial animals that eat insects, but they can also carry diseases. They are less common in Anne Arundel County than other wildlife, but they can still be a problem.
  • Mice and rats can cause extensive damage to homes by gnawing on wiring and insulation, contaminating food supplies, and posing a health risk with the spread of diseases through their droppings and urine.
  • Bird problems can affect homes and businesses in both older and newer communities. Starlings and sparrows commonly enter homes through vents, soffits, and chimneys while pigeons and gulls flock to larger commercial buildings.


Benefits of Hiring Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control

When faced with a wildlife problem, many homeowners may resort to DIY solutions like traps or repellent sprays. However, it’s important to remember that wildlife removal should be left to the professionals. Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control in Anne Arundel is a company that specializes in professional wildlife removal.

Choosing Skedaddle not only ensures the humane treatment of the animal but also minimizes the risk of injury or damage to property.

Additionally, you will benefit from:

  • Safety: Professional wildlife control in Anne Arundel County offers experience and training to safely remove wildlife from your home, taking every precaution to prevent you and your family from being injured.
  • Effectiveness: We also have the tools and experience to remove wildlife quickly and effectively. And, of course, we will also clean up any mess that the wildlife has made.
  • Peace of mind: Hiring a professional wildlife removal company can provide peace of mind by ensuring that the wildlife has been eliminated, and your home is now safe, allowing you to relax without any worries.

Our technicians begin each removal process by thoroughly assessing your home. They look for entry points, damage, and potential areas where animals might try to get in next. Once they have a good understanding of the situation, they will walk you through their findings and explain how they will remove the wildlife, clean up their mess, and prevent them from returning.

Armed with specialized equipment, Skedaddle’s team humanely evicts raccoons, squirrels, bats, mice, birds, and skunks. All inhabitants, including babies, are carefully removed from your home. Once all wildlife is safely relocated, we seal any entry points to prevent re-entry.

In cases involving babies, we place them in a reunion box outside. The distinct scent lures the mother back to her offspring. Once reunited, she typically moves them to a new den, ensuring your home remains undisturbed.

Call Today for Humane Wildlife Removal in Anne Arundel County

Don’t let pesky wildlife ruin your day—call our team of professional wildlife removal specialists today! Skedaddle understands that when it comes to wildlife, it can be hard to know where to start. That’s why we’re here to make the process as easy and stress-free as possible. Our team has been thoroughly trained to safely and humanely remove any unwanted animals from your property. We use only the latest and most effective techniques to ensure quick and efficient removal.

If you’re dealing with a wildlife problem in Anne Arundel County, contact us today and we will take care of it for you!

Anne Arundel County “Did You Know?”

Are There Venomous Snakes in Anne Arundel County?
There are two different species of venomous snakes in Maryland, the Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix and the Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus Horridus. Both of these species of snakes are found in wooded areas and can cause serious side effects when they bite, so it’s always important to call a professional for safe wildlife removal.

Is it Illegal to Trap Wildlife in Maryland?
Property and landowners in Maryland require a permit through the Maryland Department of Natural Resources to trap any wildlife on their property. These permits help limit wildlife injury and death from improper trapping and relocation. Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control is certified to safely remove and exclude wildlife from your property without harming the animals.

What Areas of Maryland Does Skedaddle Service?
Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control services all areas in Anne Arundel County, including Annapolis, Edgewater, Severna Park, Crofton and Shady Side, Maryland. In addition to Anne Arundel County, Skedaddle Maryland also services; Calvert County and Prince George’s County.

What Maryland Wildlife Carry Rabies?
Any mammal can contract the rabies virus. The virus is spread through bites, scratches or when infected saliva enters an open wound. In Maryland, the most common rabies carriers are; raccoons, skunks, bats, foxes and opossums. To keep yourself and the animals safe, always trust a professional to handle wildlife conflict on your property.

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Phil Campbell

Franchise Owner

Meet Phil Campbell, a fearless leader with an impressive background that spans over two decades. After graduating from the prestigious US Naval Academy, Phil embarked on a thrilling journey in the Navy, serving in various roles such as firefighter, navigator, and intelligence officer. His commitment to serving his country took him to foreign soil, where he spent nearly ten years honing his skills as an intelligence officer.

In 2016, Phil made a decision to leave the Navy and venture into the healthcare technology industry. Embracing his natural talent for leadership, he excelled in executive positions, leaving a lasting mark on the industry.

In 2023, he found himself drawn to a different calling - wildlife control. Determined to find sustainable solutions to the conflicts between humans and wildlife, Phil opened a new franchise with Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control in Maryland.

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Nate Fowler

General Manager - Skedaddle Maryland
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Nate Fowler was born and raised in Northwest Florida, before moving to Maryland to be closer to his family. He developed a career in landscape maintenance in residential and commercial properties all over Maryland, Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. His career in property maintenance helped develop his passion to leave a direct and positive impact on members of his community.

In 2023, with the help of his experience in the landscaping industry, Nate helped launch Skedaddle Maryland as the location’s General Manager. Skedaddle provided the perfect opportunity for him to combine his love of the local wildlife and landscape with his management background, providing property owners with effective and humane solutions to their wildlife conflict.

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