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Cincinnati Beaver Removal & Control

At Animal Remover we provide safe, humane, reliable, and effective beaver removal, trapping, and wildlife control. If you have a beaver or a family of beavers that are causing damage to your trees or causing damage to your lake, pond, or creek, we can help.


Beaver Removal

There is not a beaver problem that we can’t handle. Beavers will eat away at trees on your property in order to build their lodges in nearby bodies of water. Beavers will build up large piles of trees called beaver dams that they will use to live in and to birth their young. We use only the most up to date beaver removal equipment, traps, and techniques to take care of your problem.

Beaver Removal, Trapping & Control in Cincinnati, NKY, Oxford & Dayton

Beavers are classified as a nuisance animal species due to their habits of eating trees, destroying creeks, and causing areas to flood. The most common beaver removal complaints include the following:

For these reasons, many people wish to have nuisance beavers trapped and removed from their properties.

Beavers eating trees in yard

Area is flooded because a beaver dam diverted the water of a creek

Beaver dam built on dock

Beavers living in storm sewer

Beavers in yard

Beavers have flooded roadway

Beavers causing damage to lakes or ponds


Beaver Biology

These large rodents are herbivores which mean they eat primarily plant material. Groundhogs hibernate throughout the winter and when they emerge in early march or mid – late April for breeding. The male and female groundhog will live in the same burrow for 31-32 days during the gestation period. In late April or May 2-6 baby groundhogs are born they will stay will their mother from 4-6 weeks before going out on their own.

Beaver Behavior

Beavers are primarily nocturnal which means they will be mostly active at night. They mostly eat cambium, which is the bark and softer wood under the bark of trees. Beavers are very territorial but will usually head for water when threatened. They will also smack their tails on the water, which makes a loud sound and lets other beavers know there is danger. These behaviors often irritate property owners and result in beaver removal.


Nuisance Concerns

Beavers have certain behaviors that require beaver removal. Beavers cause damage to trees by using them as a food source. They also divert water with their lodges which can cause damage to nearby properties. Beavers also like to build their dams on docks which can sink a dock with all the heavy wood.

Beaver Diseases

Giardiasis a popular disease (also known as beaver fever) that can be transmitted to humans in rare cases through ingesting water that beavers live in.


How to get rid of beavers:

The only proven method for beaver removal is through trapping, habitat modification, and exclusion. Beavers will not respond to repellents, strobe lights, loud music, mothballs, or ammonia. We have traveled to many properties where these beaver removal methods have failed. Covering up a beaver burrow will not do any good; they will just dig around it. We provide professional and humane beaver trapping, removal, and wildlife control services. Call today to schedule an appointment so we catch the beaver that is causing problems on your property.

We offer Beaver Removal Services in the following areas:

Cincinnati OH, West Chester OH, Mason OH, Fairfield OH, Oxford OH, Northern KY and SE IN