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Whitby is serviced by our Durham Regional Office



There are plenty of places to experience throughout Canada that have their own unique charm and flavour, Whitby is definitely one of them. Situated in the gorgeous Durham region and boasting intriguing historical roots, ample cultural activities and amenities, as well as some pretty astonishing landscapes. The attractions and shops scattered throughout two heritage downtowns are bound to provide plenty of enjoyment and reputable accommodations are found on nearly every corner.

Whitby’s Attractions

A particularly interesting sight to explore if you’re visiting Whitby between May and October is the Whitby Farmer’s Market, which features local farmers offering fresh and delicious produce. It’s just as easy to enjoy the same product in a slightly different and more delicious form if you stop by one (or more) of many dining and shopping establishments located throughout town.

Whether you’re new to the community or are in Whitby for just a short while, make sure to explore the town to your heart’s content. Try visiting the Port Whitby Marina, simply stroll the streets or take one of the many heritage walking tours, and you can even engage in the countless opportunities available for sports and recreation. There’s something for everyone in Whitby, so make sure to take your time and have plenty of fun.

Be on the Lookout

One thing to be aware of is that wildlife has moved into the more urban centre of Whitby in recent years and has been able to thrive thanks to taking up residency within various areas of homes and businesses. Just some examples of the type of wildlife you’ll likely encounter during your time in Whitby include brown bats, squirrels, raccoons and skunks. They are nothing to panic about, but at the same time, they do require you to act swiftly and take appropriate measures right away.

The main reason for this is the fact that such pest animals have adapted to human life remarkably well. This has caused them to no longer be afraid of entering people’s homes and residences, as well as not be afraid of humans. This is very problematic as wildlife pests can carry various diseases and can also be damaging to structures and homes. It is essential to react immediately and contact a wildlife removal professional at the first sign of an infestation.

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Let Skedaddle Handle the Problem in no Time

When looking for the best and most effective wildlife control services, consider getting in touch with Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control. Skedaddle has been in the wildlife control business for more than 20 years and has gained significant experience in dealing with pests as a result. More than 200,000 satisfied homeowners to date can testify to the effectiveness and reliability of Skedaddle’s services. Skedaddle technicians start by identifying the entry points the pests are using to gain access to your home or place of residence, identify the type of pest, humanely remove them, sanitize the affected areas and then future-proof your home against subsequent re-entry. This way, you are given a complete service that guarantees you will not be bothered by unwanted visitors ever again. Get in touch with Skedaddle’s local office immediately if you are plagued by a Whitby pest problem.

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Bill Dowd

President & CEO

He established Skedaddle in 1989, recognizing the need for a professional...


Ben Duke

Wildlife Technician

Ben was born in Newfoundland but grew up in Ontario. He graduated from...


Brandon Crawford

Business Development Manager

Growing up in St. George Ontario, Brandon Crawford was raised with an...


Chris Stevens

Wildlife Technician

Chris Stevens joined the Skedaddle Humane Wildlife Control team in 2011 and has ...

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Andre Neveu, May 9, 2018

Andrew and his crew were a pleasure to deal with from start to finish. They provided excellent fast service and some great advice along the way. Best part of all is the piece of mind knowing they backed up there workmanship with a lifetime warranty!