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Wildlife Control


Being near to nature has many benefits, but it may also cause problems. In general, the further you are from congested urban areas, the more probable it is that you may come into touch with indigenous species. 

While contacts with animals are unavoidable, it should be handled to guarantee the safety of your house and family. Different varieties of animals offer different challenges, but they all have the potential to become hostile and territorial, as well as transmit illness and parasites, hence it is advised that they be handled by specialists. 

Vista Pest Control can catch and release somewhat bigger creatures like skunks, raccoons, and opossums, as well as assist avoid aerial intruders like pigeons and bats. Call immediately to organize an examination of your property so that our staff can examine any issue areas and give an effective solution to your wildlife problem.

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Bats are flying creatures that fly at night and serve to control insect infestations. Having said that, they will roost in your attic and may transmit rabies as well as spread fleas.


Are highly noisy and make a large mess when left alone to nest. They spread fleas and mites, and their feces may cause respiratory difficulties.


Opossums are vicious scavengers that may transmit diseases like rabies. They will stay provided there is a consistent supply of food and water.


Pigeons are regarded as flying rats because of the sickness they carry and the damage they create. They are vectors for fleas, mites, and other parasites that are hazardous to humans.


Raccoons are intelligent nocturnal scavengers. They are one of the few animal species that have an opposable thumb, giving them exceptional dexterity.


Skunks are well-known for their odor-shooting defensive mechanism. This is incredibly successful in preventing dogs and other animals from attacking.


Vista Pest Control employs eco-friendly and humane trapping techniques. We offer to catch the wildlife alive and remove the creatures that have taken up residence so that they no longer pose an issue. We do not utilize wildlife traps since a dead animal can attract additional pests that are scavengers, such as flies, ants, beetles, rats, and so on.


If you live in southern California, you will almost certainly have to deal with animals at some time, if you haven’t already. They are troublesome creatures that do not want to create problems but inadvertently bring illnesses, parasites, and messes while also possibly inflicting harm. The following are the most typical wildlife creatures that homeowners see depending on the season:


Fleas, mites, and bed bugs may all be transmitted and imported by local fauna. Parasites are carried by rodents, critters, and flying creatures, and are subsequently deposited in their nesting locations. If they nest within your house, these parasites will spread their territory and ultimately locate human victims to feed on.


Most wildlife incursions may carry illnesses such as rabies, salmonella, and other bacteria/pathogens that are hazardous to people. In addition to being carriers, most of the waste generated by animals contains their own illnesses such as hantavirus and histoplasmosis.


Opossums and raccoons will build nests in hard-to-reach spots that are left undisturbed, such as crawl spaces, attics, and patios. They may also dig through gardens in quest of food and raid garbage cans that are left unguarded. Birds and bats may leave a substantial quantity of excrement that can harm the outside of your house.


#1: Capture & Release

Our experienced wildlife management professionals will know where to strategically put a trap where it is most likely to be successful, whether the animal is inside or outside your property. This procedure enables our staff to safely and gently remove animals from your property.

Once your invasive pest has been captured via wildlife trapping, it must be removed from your property and transported to a location where it may be released or killed if it is unwell or likely to transmit illness.

#2: Cleanup & Repair

Once animals are no longer able to enter your house, complete cleaning of nesting materials, fecal matter, other bodily waste, and any other indications of wildlife activity will be required to restore your property to its former state.

Wildlife damage to your property will need to be repaired, which means that drywall, wiring, framing, and other components may need to be replaced.

Soiled or shredded insulation may be among the damages. Our staff can assist you with replacing insulation with pest and mold-resistant TAP insulation.

#3: Prevention

Once the wildlife has been removed, the entrance points that it was exploiting to enter your property must be sealed and reinforced to prevent additional infiltration.

Most animals and birds get entrance to your house via these access points near your roof. Doors and windows that are left open or have gaps might enable animals to enter your property.

Decks, patios, and porches are often left unattended and serve as a haven for raccoons, opossums, skunks, and other creatures.


Ants are extremely capable and intelligent insects. Though harmless, they can be a problem when they invade your home or business property.

Living with bed bugs, not to mention sleeping with them, can be very uncomfortable and unhealthy. Don’t allow bed bugs in your home keep you up at night, or bed bugs found in your hotel keep your guests complaining.

Termites are a serious matter. In only a short period of time, a termite colony can cause lots of dollars worth of structural damage to your home. When you have a feeling termites on your property, you need to act right away.

Flea infestations constantly come from a pet dog or cat. The pests attach to the animal when it’s outside, and then infest its fur and the places it sleeps indoors.

Spiders are frequently one of the most terrifying pests. Though beneficial for our ecology, most people choose spiders to stay outside where they belong.

Rodents may look cute but unless you’re keeping them as pets, you’re not going to want them hanging around your home for extended periods of time.


Vista Pest Control has a team of qualified and experienced wildlife control specialists. We have successfully trapped and removed several sorts of animals, as well as assisted families in cleaning, repairing, and resulting their homes once the wildlife has been gone. Call now to arrange an inspection so that our experts can discover any indicators of animal activity.