Prevention Services

Wildlife Prevention Services

Critter Control of Denver offers full service wildlife control methods that will keep your problem wildlife animal out of your home for time to come! Your technician will be knowledgeable on each wildlife species and able to create species-specific methods of proven prevention. Prevention may include one approach, or a variety, depending on the wildlife animal at hand.

Prevention Methods

Habitat Modification

Wildlife animals enter homes and forage around yards for multiple reasons. Some wildlife may be seeking safe shelter to raise their babies, while others may be seeking an accessible food and water supply. Critter Control of Denver will educate you on proper habitat modifications that will keep your home less admirable for your specific problem wildlife. Habitat modifications can include limiting food sources by keeping pet food inside and being cautious on bird feeders and the locations, and limiting shelter options by keeping brush piles and woodpiles to a minimum. Habitat modifications are a huge step of prevention. Keeping wildlife from being attracted to your property is a great way to keep them away from the inside of your home!


For the persistent wildlife animals, exclusion methods are mandatory! Critter Control of Denver can install professional exclusion materials that will come between the inside of your home and the wildlife animals. Exclusion points include:

  • Chimney – Adding chimney caps and screening can prevent animals from falling in or nesting
  • Plumbing Vents – Animals seeking shelter can become stuck in plumbing pipes
  • Roof & Fascia Spaces – Poorly sealed points between roof & fascia invite animal entry
  • Roof Vents – Lightweight, flimsy vents should be replaced with heavy secure roof vents
  • Oven & Bathroom Exhaust Vents – Adding screening to vents helps keep animals out
  • Roof/Soffit Intersection – Securing gaps will help prevent animal chewing and entry
  • Holes in Siding – Repairing & reinforcing holes will discourage animal infestation
  • Porch & Deck – Durable screening around base prevents nesting animals
  • Trees & Landscaping – Removal of overhanging tree limbs and encroaching vegetation
Why Trust Critter Control

When dealing with a wildlife invasion, it is important to remember that wild animals are exactly that - WILD! They can carry diseases and parasites that can be transmitted to humans. Trust the professionals to get rid of your problem wildlife. Critter Control of Denver will use safe and humane methods of prevention to keep your problem wildlife animal out of your home!