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Squirrel Control Torbay, Teignbridge & South Hams

Employing a range of methods to control and eliminate squirrels on your property, ACE Pest Management is here to meet all your needs. Using only the latest approved rodent trapping methods, we can offer excellent squirrel pest control services in Torbay, Teignbridge and South Hams areas.

Squirrel Control

The control methods used by ACE Pest Management for grey squirrels is by use of approved trapping methods and PCP air gun only. A trapping program is carried out internally if squirrels are entering the roof space and externally, where squirrels are causing damage to trees and the surrounding area. 

Grey Squirrel

Grey Squirrel

  • Body Length: 24 – 28.5cm

  • Tail Length: 19.5 – 24cm

  • Weight: 400 – 650g

  • Average Lifespan: 2 – 5 Years

  • Females Have 2 Litters of 3 – 4 Young per Year

Why Control Grey Squirrels?

Classed as an invasive, non-native species, the grey squirrel is a significant factor in the decline of the native red squirrel population in the UK. They may also carry the squirrel pox virus, which is fatal to red squirrels.

In spring, the taking of eggs and young chicks by grey squirrels has a devastating effect on songbird and ground-nesting populations. They strip bark from tree trunks during May and June, damaging stands of timber and natural woodland.

Furthermore, grey squirrels frequently enter domestic roof spaces and build a nest for their young. If left unattended, they may damage woodwork, electrical wiring, and water pipes, as well as tearing up roof space insulation.

How We Work

When you choose ACE Pest Management to carry out the pest control at your property, we will begin by carrying out a thorough inspection of your property. This allows us to identify the pest species and the affected areas of the property.

Following the inspection, your fully qualified and experienced pest control technician will provide information on his findings and the recommended course of treatment to remove the pest. Your technician will then carry out the appropriate treatment for the pest species identified to the highest possible standard, ensuring your property is 100% pest free.

All treatments carried out by ACE Pest Management comply with current health and safety legislation and COSSH.

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