We can help you with snake removal in Reno, Nevada. It is not necessarily a cause for alarm, every time you see a snake in your surroundings. It may be merely passing through. Remember, they are not all dangerous. Some are harmless to humans and pets and even helpful in maintaining a healthy rodent population. They also help keep other snakes away. As a general rule it is a good idea to steer clear of all of them and to treat them with respect. It is extremely dangerous to attempt a close examination of any snake; therefore determining what type it is should be left to the professionals.
Most venomous types in the United States and here in Washoe County are pit vipers, such as copperheads and rattlesnakes. This type is identifiable by their triangular shaped head and a prominent pit between the eye and the nostril. They also have the elliptical pupils. Non venomous types have narrow heads and no pit. If it is necessary to remove a snake, call a professional!
There are several things that can be done to make your home or business and landscape be less inviting to snakes. Remove piles of wood or other debris, keep grass trimmed, and keep vegetation from becoming overgrown. Seal any opening that leads into structures and keep a regular rodent control program. We are specialists in rodent removal and snake proofing, we can help eliminate the possibility of entry into your home or business as well as remove any unwanted animals from the premises.