Category Archives: Bats

What are Yangochiroptera Bats?

Historically, bats have been scientifically categorized into two primary suborders: Microchiroptera and Megachiroptera. These two suborders have been more commonly known as “microbats” and “megabats”, both retaining their own set of special characteristics, attributes, behaviors, and more. However, colloquial modifications … Continue reading

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Where to Get Emergency Bat Infestation Services in Indianapolis

Dealing with a bat infestation is overwhelming messy and dangerous. If you have bats in the house, you need a skilled and experienced team for professional bat extraction, exclusion, cleanup, and overall abatement service. So who do you call for … Continue reading

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Recommended Blueprints for Making a Bat House

Bats serve a vital ecological role in our surrounding environment and local economies. Not only do they help pollinate our forests and crops, they consume thousands of flying insects each night, delivering excellent pest control for farmers and outdoor lovers, … Continue reading

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Why are Bats Dangerous?

Bats are one of nature’s most fascinating mammals.  Not only do bats consume thousands of insects each night, their guano is an effective fertilizer used in multiple industries around the world.  With all of these positive characteristics in tow; what … Continue reading

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Top 4 Signs of a Rabid Bat

Rabies is the most connected illness to bats. The reality is that countless other animals carry the rabies virus as well, but bats happen to be a notoriously known carrier. To catch rabies from a bat, a person or animal … Continue reading

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Federally Endangered Bat Species in This Region

Bats are fascinating mammals and play an incredibly important role in our surrounding eco-systems. Unfortunately, they have been pushed out of their natural habitats and forced into municipal areas due to land overdevelopment and similar human-motivated factors. As a result, … Continue reading

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Do I Have Bat Mites or Bed Bugs?

It is probably safe to say that all long-term property owners have faced a pest infestation of some kind over the years, whether mosquitoes, ants, gnats, or fleas. However, from all these common pest infestations, it is not common to … Continue reading

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Rabies Vaccinations Statute for Pets in Indiana

Nuisance bats are a common problem for residential and commercial properties. They are tiny, which allows them to enter our premises through the narrowest of openings. For properties that house pets, especially commercial veterinarian clinics and daycares, bats can pose … Continue reading

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Interesting Facts About the Vampire Bat

One of the most interesting facts about bats is that they are the only mammal capable of true flight. No other mammal can fly with the power, ease, and agility of a bat. But the Common Vampire bat stands out … Continue reading

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Endangered Indiana Bats Delay Historic Bridge Repairs in Vincennes

Earlier this year, restoration work was scheduled to begin on the historic Lincoln Memorial Bridge that connects the southern Indiana town of Vincennes to the Illinois town of Westport. But before anyone could even pick up a hammer, something unusual … Continue reading

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