- Call the city or local wildlife department to remove living animals or animal carcasses from the home.
- Place clear plastic shields over window wells to keep animals from getting trapped inside.
- Use wire mesh to keep birds and other animals out of chimneys, off rooftops, patio or window awnings, etc.
- Install garden fencing under decks to stop animal entrance.
- Trim trees away from structures to prevent animals from using them as bridges for home entry.