Author: FordsHometown

Moles Moles are insectivores that feed on insects, grubs, and mainly earthworms. Moles are underground dwellers. Normally because it is so cold this time of the year they are far below the surface but since the weather has been warming they are closer to the surface...

Our office would usually be closed Presidents Day, but we had to closed our office for one of the snowstorms and decided to work today instead. So if you have any pest control needs or would like to talk about setting up lawn  care in the spring,...

Man it is cold out, let me in. If wildlife could speak we are pretty sure that is what they would say. We are getting many calls for wildlife removal, especially squirrels chewing their way into homes through eaves and into the attic. During the winter...

  Have you noticed that squirrels are very active right now? Ford's Hometown Services sure has. For weeks now we have been inundated with calls for problem squirrels in homes and garages. It is squirrel mating season and some are now starting to have their first...

As I was walking past our Bearded Dragon, "Draco's" enclosure, I had to do a double take. I ran to grab my camera because I have not seen him hide like this before. I was talking to him while taking the photo and in the second picture below he seemed...

              Are Nuisance Bats and Birds Driving You, Well, Batty? Are bats the latest unwelcome visitor in your home or office building? Are bat and bird droppings causing you to worry about your health, your kids’ health, even your pets’ health? Are these bats and birds...

At Ford's Hometown Services, we often get walk-in's with insects to be identified. This is a service we provide free of charge. This little pest was brought in for identification. Under a microscopic camera, it didn't take long to identify the pest as head lice. It...