We are Critter Control, We are Oakland CountyCritter Control of SW Oakland County staff member with trapped animals

Critter Control of Southwest Oakland County is all about being your one stop shop for professional wildlife control and removal. For over 30 years we have been providing you with wildlife control services for squirrels, bats, mice, woodchucks, raccoons, and more! Our proven techniques are humane, environmentally sound and ecologically responsible. We are attentive to your needs and cater to your individual situations.

The Critter Control Team

The team at Critter Control of Southwest Oakland County will provide you with cutting edge advice and services at a reasonable price. All of our staff is knowledgeable and customer orientated, offering you suggestions and help in all aspects of wildlife control. Our wildlife technicians are trained and up to date on all wildlife rules, regulations and local ordinances. Your technician will listen to you and establish a wildlife control plan that works for your budget, your home and your problem animal.

We are working for you! You are our boss. When you call Critter Control of Southwest Oakland County, know that you are receiving the best service from trained professionals at reasonable rates.

Wildlife Control

Upon arrival, your technician will conduct a thorough inspection, from top to bottom, and inside and outside of your premises. This inspection will determine the problem animal and all points of entry. We are well versed in wildlife control. With each step of the wildlife control process, your technician will keep you informed and educate you on the problem animal at hand. Each animal requires special attention due to their differences in habitats, diets, and intelligence levels. Our team is familiar with a variety of wild animals and will create a unique solution to ensure effective wildlife control.

Seeking Out Strange Noises

Our customers do not always see the unwanted wildlife in their home. A lot of homeowners notice droppings, tunnels, hear noises, or notice a terrible smell. Odors and noises are the most common signs of a wildlife invasion. Our team is great at identifying the type of wildlife depending on the specific noises, and time of day they are heard. We can usually find wildlife throughout the home using our noses alone.

If you hear any of the noises listed below, generally in the ceiling or walls, do not hesitate to call Critter Control of Southwest Oakland County at (248) 397-5110.

  • Scratching
  • Scurrying
  • Chewing
  • Chirping
  • Fluttering
  • Crying
  • Banging/Knocking on Walls
  • Squeaking

Animal Removal

We understand the urgency of removing wildlife from your home after an invasion. Our experienced trappers have the knowledge and skills for all wildlife trapping. All live traps are checked daily! Not only do we care about you, we care about the wildlife as well. All animals are released on privately owned and managed land. The trapping and removal techniques used by our technicians are humane and safe, ensuring the most eco-friendly removal. Squirrels and mice can cause an abundance of damage in a short amount of time. Our team will work diligently to get the critters out quickly.

Damage RepairsHouse damage from wild animal

Wildlife can cause extensive damage in your home that can be dangerous if not fixed promptly. Squirrels can chew on electrical wires causing a fire hazard, and raccoons are known to tear through air ducts causing your home’s energy efficiency to drop immensely. Our technicians can make most repairs, including but not limited to, holes in siding, damaged roofs and flashing, the restoration and decontamination of attics, plus more!


Vent guards and screening, chimney caps and barriers all help to keep reoccurring wildlife control problems from happening again and again. Our technicians will create a prevention plan based on your specific problem animal. We will educate you on habitat modification and how to make your home and yard less inviting to animals.

Home Services

Along with wildlife control, we offer a variety of home services to assist your home in functioning efficiently.

Our home services include:

  • Air Duct Cleaning
  • Siding Cleaning
  • Feces Removal
  • Attic Restoration/Insulation
  • Vent Guards
  • Concrete Sealing & Cleaning
  • Carcass Removal
  • Crawlspace Cleaning
  • Foundation Vents
  • Goose Round-Ups

...And more! Rest assured, our team will handle your wildlife control problem, educate you along the way, and back up our work with proven prevention techniques.

Call us today at (248) 397-5110.

Find out more on the Critter Franchise HERE.

Critter Control of SW Oakland County, MI Service Area

Berkley, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, *Birmingham, *Bloomfield, *Bloomfield Hills, *Bloomfield Township, Commerce Township, Farmington, Farmington Hills, *Ferndale, Franklin, Huntington Woods, *Keego Harbor, *Lathrup Village, *Northville, Novi, *Oak Park, Orchard Lake, *Pleasant Ridge, *Pontiac, *Royal Oak, Southfield, Sylvan Lake, Union Lake, Walled Lake, *Waterford, West Bloomfield, *White Lake, *Wixom, Wolverine Lake

*Our service area includes only part of this city. If you are West of Woodward, North of Eight Mile, South of M-59 (Highland Road) or East of Duck Lake and Wixom Roads then this is your Critter Control Office.

This franchise is independently licensed and operated by Horizon Home Services, Inc., dba Critter Control of SW Oakland County