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What To Do About Pest Birds On Your Monterey Bay Area Property

Are you a bird watcher, or at least a bird observer? Many people enjoy seeing birds out in nature. Swans on lakes, bluebirds on tree branches, and hummingbirds eating out of feeders are a blessing to witness. Pigeons doing their business on your deck, lawn, or patio, on the other hand, are nothing short of annoying. If you don’t know much about pest birds around Monterey, but know you don’t want them anywhere near your property, here are a few things you should know. Common Pest

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How Birds In The San Francisco Bay Area Are Worse Than You May Think

We all know the idyllic Bay Area scene of the Golden Gate Bridge over the water and birds soaring through the sky. But, some of these birds are likely pest birds, and pest birds are far from idyllic. Some of the most common pest birds in the San Francisco Bay Area include: Geese – Black-necked birds that like to live and nest by lakes, marshes, and ponds. Pigeons – Wild pigeons are the most popular urban pest bird. They will nest and roost pretty much anywhere. Seagulls – These are

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How to Get Rid of Pigeons: A Complete Guide [2022]

Some people call pigeons “rats of the sky.” And for good reason: pigeons are dirty birds that carry disease and can cause significant damage to your home or business. If you’re dealing with a pigeon problem, you’re probably at your wit’s end. Fortunately, our team is here to help. Here at Smith’s Pest Management, we specialize in providing bird control services for commercial and residential clients in the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Coast. We’ve helped hundreds of property owners resolve bird issues, and we know

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How to Get Rid of Starlings Fast & Humanely: A Complete Guide [2022]

European starlings are medium-sized, vocal birds that typically live in urban areas. Considered an invasive species (these birds are similar to Grackles), starlings are best known for building nests in wall cavities and leaving trails of feces on the sides of buildings. If you have European starlings living around your property, you know exactly how destructive and obnoxious they can be. Fortunately, you’re not doomed to live with them forever. Here at Smith’s Pest Management, our team offers creative, comprehensive pest management solutions (including bird control)

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