Possums

Do you have a Possum problem in Sydney

At IPM Pest Control we identify the location type of possum effecting your Home or Business. We will implement an Environmentally friendly, effective and affordable Pest Control Treatment plan to remove any type of problem you may have, we will continue to come out to your premises until the posum problem is under control and you are 100% satisfied with the results and service.

It is not necessary to leave your Home during the treatment process with minimal disruptions to your family or business. We guarantee all domestic pest treatments for 6 months

The possum, is wide spread in Australia and is a major pest causing damage to your home Contact IPM Pest Control for a treatmeant plan

The brush tailed possum is one of seven species and is about the size of a cat. They have a pointy snout and a pink nose. There whiskers are long and they can grow as big as 550mm long. The tail is prehensile and assists the sharp claws in climbing trees. They are usually black, Gray in colour.

These possums live in gum trees, their nests usually hidden away in the forks of branches. They become quite used to suburban life, and if you have a corrugated iron roof near a gum tree you will hear them thumping across the roof usually soon after dark and just before dawn, and they will try to nest in the your ceiling if there is any gap or opening, they can get pretty noisy and If they get into a your house don't try catching it. Just open a clear way and let it out.

There droppings are around 2.5 cms long and thicker than a pencil. They are green khaki in colour. Also they can make a bad mess on your pathway and it is a health hazard dropping are washed off your roof into drinking water supplies.

Preventative measures can include rubbing the trunks of fruit trees with blood and bone to keep them away from your fruit trees, try to block any access to your roof preventing then from getting in. Possums are a protected species.

If you do have a Possum problem please use the tips above then Contact IPM Pest Control Immediately on 0451 666 667 or contact us online now to arrange an inspection and for removal.