Groundhog Removal

Groundhog removal in Springfield is a common problem for homeowners. Call us at 413-454-2711 for help with groundhogs. Groundhogs are herbivores and love to destroy and dig up your lawn and garden. They are a burrowing animal. Groundhogs digging in the yard or garden is a very common call in Hampden County, Massachusetts.

Groundhogs dig burrows for sleeping, rearing their young, and hibernating. A groundhog tunnel can become quite large. It is common for them to dig tunnels as long as 45 feet. Groundhogs also love to eat plants; so your yard and garden are a perfect food source for them.

Trapping Groundhogs

Trapping groundhogs in Springfield is the best way to remove this pest from your yard or home. We can safely bait, trap and remove groundhogs. Groundhogs digging in the yard can quickly destroy the plant life around your home.

Groundhogs are one of the more elusive creatures that us wildlife trappers try to manage. They are herbivores. We choose the type of bait used to trap these creatures carefully. Groundhogs are not tempted by regular food baits that are used to lure other wildlife. We know the proper placement and baiting of groundhog traps.

Groundhog Damage Repairs

Some of the damage caused by groundhogs in Springfield include the damage to shrubs, flowers and other grasses that are loved by homeowners, the groundhog is also responsible for damage to foundations of homes and buildings due to their excessive digging in or around a foundation of homes and buildings. The actual digging is not what causes the damage to your foundation, once a groundhog opens a hole in he ground, this gives a place for water runoff and rain to seep into, this act of erosion is what causes the foundation damage that is caused by groundhogs.