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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

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Signs You Have Woodpeckers


  • Use their beak to tunnel into trees for food or nest creation
  • More often, they are “drumming,” pecking to make the most noise possible, often on resonant surfaces such as metal gutters

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If you think you have a woodpecker problem, please call or contact Animal & Pest Control Specialist, Inc, serving homes across the Front Range, including Denver, Evergreen, and Castle Rock.

Woodpecker Nuisance Concern:

  • They will drill holes usually on the side of a house
  • They typically live in the siding
  • They are a giant noise disturbance

Woodpecker Removal:

  • Scare tactics are used to scare the woodpecker away from the house
  • APCS can trap them once a deprecation permit is regulated by U.S. Fish and Wildlife
  • APCS assists in permitting process

General Information about Woodpeckers:

  • One litter per year, consisting of a 6 egg average
  • Lay eggs early summer
  • They feed on wood dwelling insects, berries, and tree sap
  • They are active during the day

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