What diseases do Snakes carry and how can I protect my pets?

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May 22, 2014
Categories: General

Snake Control in Montgomery County

Do you have unwanted snakes living on your property? Do you have cats, dogs and children living at your property as well? This can be a very dangerous situation for all involved parties. Snakes are major carriers of diseases that can affect both people and pets alike. In fact, snakes can host numerous parasites at a time that can make people and pats very ill and sometimes cause fatalities.

How will you protect your pets and family from the dangers of Snakes? For one, you need to identify what diseases you need to protect your family and pets from. Snakes are carriers of Protozoa, Tapeworms, Roundworms and Salmonella.

Protozoa can cause digestive, respiratory and reproductive related illnesses in people and pets. Tapeworms can harm your digestive system. Roundworms can cause permanent damage to your lungs and digestive system. Salmonella can cause high fever, chills, and diarrhea. Also the Salmonella can also harm your bloodstream and all it takes is a little contact with snake fecal matter to jeopardize your health.

What is the best way to protect your family and pets from Snakes? You need to hire a professional snake removal company that’s ready to remove venomous and non-venomous snakes from your property. It is important to seek immediate professional snake control services as soon as possible to prevent children and pets from snake bites. It only takes one strike to the head or nose for a pet or child to become at risk of a snake injury or even worse …death.

Snakes are not afraid to attack when they feel threatened. Snakes are notoriously known for biting sheep, goats, cattle and overall livestock in Montgomery County.

Here are common signs a snake bite has happen to your pet or child:

  • There’s visible swelling or dark patches on your pet/child.
  • Your child or pet is experiencing nausea.
  • Your child is experiencing tingling of the skin.

To keep your family safe and sound, Mid Atlantic Wildlife Control is here to set Humane Snake Traps and use other humane wildlife control techniques.

Learn about all our great Mid Atlantic Wildlife Control Services to keep your family and property as safe as possible.

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Montgomery County Wildlife Removal: Olney (20832), Damascus (20872), Laytonsville (20882), Silver Spring (20910), Clarksburg (20871), Gaithersburg (20878), Germantown (20876), Bethesda (20816), Chevy Chase (20815), and more.

Howard County Wildlife Removal: Clarksville (21029), Columbia (21044), Cooksville (21723), Dorsey (21075), Elkridge (21075), Ellicott City (21043), Fulton (20759), Glenelg (21737), Glenwood (21738), Granite (21163), Hanover (21076), Highland (20777), Jessup (20794), Lisbon (21765), Marriottsville (21104), North Laurel (20723), West Friendship (21794), Woodbine (21797), Woodstock (21163), and more.

Carroll County Wildlife Removal: Eldersburg (21784), Finksburg (21048), Hampstead (21074), Manchester (21102), Marriottsville (21104), Taneytown (21787), Union Bridge (21791), Westminster (21157, 21158), Mount Airy (21771), New Windsor (21776), Sykesville (21784), Woodbine (21797), Taneytown (21787), and more.

Frederick County Wildlife Removal: Frederick (21701, 20702, 21703, 21709), New Market (21774) , Mount Airy (21771), Urbana (21704), Ijamsville (21754), Walkersville (21793), Libertytown (21762), Damascus (20872), and more.

Anne Arundel County Wildlife Removal: Annapolis (21401, 21403, 21409), Arnold (21012), Crofton (21114), Crownsville (21032), Gambrills (21054), Glen Burnie (21060, 21061), Hanover (21076), Jessup (20794), Pasadena (21122), Severn (21144), Severna Park (21146).

Baltimore County Wildlife Removal:Arbutus (21227), Catonsville (21228, 21250), Cockeysville (21030, 21031, 21065), Dundalk (21222), Edgemere (21219), Essex (21221), Garrison (21055), Lansdowne (21227), Lochearn (21207), Lutherville (21093), Middle River (21220), Milford Mill (21244), Overlea (21236), Owings Mills (21117), Parkville (21234), Park Heights (21215), Pikesville (21208), Randallstown (21133), Reisterstown (21136), Rosedale (21237), Timonium (21093), Towson (21204), White Marsh (21162), Woodlawn (21207), and more.

Harford County Wildlife Removal: Bel Air (21014, 21015), Aberdeen (21001), Abingdon (21009), Havre De Grace (21078), Pylesville (21132), Jarrettsville (21084) and more.

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