We often smell a skunk before we see it. The odor that comes from a skunk is both unpleasant and unmistakable. Luckily, if you have an unwelcome visitor camping out in your yard, there are several effective, eco-friendly, and humane skunk deterrents on the market. Read on for a step-by-step guide on how to get rid of skunks. Skunks are easily recognizable: They have black bodies with white stripes running down their backs and bushy tails.
How to get rid of skunks in your yard
Tips for keeping skunks off your property
Skunks, easily identifiable by their characteristic black and white striping, are infamous for producing a foul odor when frightened. Fortunately, these mild-mannered creatures rarely use this potent defense, and provide quite a few benefits to the areas they inhabit. In cases where eviction is necessary, a few mild harassment and deterrence techniques can help you humanely remove skunks while escaping smell-free. It is more likely you will smell a skunk than see one.
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The Lethbridge Animal Shelter is available to provide advice about your skunk problems, but due to limited resources, they must focus their efforts on dogs and cats. Please call a private Lethbridge company to assist you with skunk traps or removing skunks from your property. Turn on more accessible mode.