During the 2017 hurricane season, there was a casualty to the bat world. Perky’s Tower has stood at the end of an unmarked dirt road on the Sugarloaf Key off Florida since the 1920’s. It has weathered dozens of hurricane’s before finally [...] Read more
If you look online for information about bats, almost all of it will talk about bat habitat as being in caves and trees. Which may make you curious why bats have decided to call your house their home.
The link between deforestation and endanger[...] Read more
The midwest is a little batty. We don’t mean that to say the people are crazy, we literally mean it’s a little batty there. There are more bat infestations in Indiana, Illinois, and Ohio than in most of the other states combined. So if you are in[...] Read more
Texas bats are closely monitored by more organizations than bats are anywhere else. Bat Conservation International
The Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Parks and Wildlife
Texas A&M University Just to name a few!
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If you are in the Connecticut, Massachusetts, or New York area and in need of bat removal, look no further than Mr. Jason Leathers.
All of us at Get Bats Out feel very fortunate to have him on our team. He is hardworking, dedicated, and always[...] Read more
On our last blog, we discussed why a hospital bat infestation leaves a bad taste in the community’s mouth. Consumers have more choices and will choose someone else
The Joint Commission may get involved and shut you down
Insurance companies [...] Read more
Hospital bat infestations are more common than you might think. Obviously, we aren’t going to start naming names, but we have had the opportunity to learn a great deal and help a great deal.
One recurring theme in the hospital bat removal job[...] Read more
Occasionally, when we are doing a bat removal project, we will pull in helpers and safety personnel. These employees typically don’t have any experience in bat removal, but are people we see tremendous potential in.
Peter Long happens to be [...] Read more
While it was an anticipated problem, Houston bats living in Waugh Bridge have been decimated by Hurricane Harvey much more than was forecasted.
Many saw the dramatic video of rescuers pulling bats trapped by flood waters from under the Waugh Br[...] Read more
So far in 2017, there have been seven hurricanes in total, and 13 named storms. The hurricane season in the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico has been classified as “extremely active” by the definitions used by the National Hurricane [...] Read more