Snake Removal Services in Dallas, Texas
Our specialists can provide you with a quick, affordable, and permanent solution to your wildlife problem. Snake control is becoming more common in the Dallas area due to an increasing snake population. There are many different species of snakes living in Dallas and many of them are dangerous to handle without proper training. Venomous snakes have fatal effects and most commonly bite untrained civilians attempting to handle them. Non-venomous snakes should be treated with similar precaution due to the amount of bacteria they naturally carry in their mouth, instantly transferred by a single bite. Snakes should be treated with precaution and identified by a professional.
Snakes are most commonly found under decks, in landscaping, under houses, and in attics. Snakes commonly move to where they feel safe and have a consistent food source. Rat snakes are found in attics where they provide rodent control to the property owner, but put building occupants at risk for an infectious bite. Snake bites most commonly occur from a snake being cornered, stepped on, suddenly surprised, or antagonized.
- There are over 60 species of snakes in Dallas with 7 species being venomous.
- The most common venomous snakes in Dallas are Pit Vipers (Copperhead, Cottonmouth, and Rattlesnakes)
- An average of 2 citizens in Texas die from a venomous snake bite. They are usually trying to capture or handle the snake without proper training.
- The easiest way to tell the difference between the venomous Coral Snake and the King Snake is-“Red touches yellow, kills a fellow. Red touches black, friend of jack.”