Sky Raiders are a specialist pest control company using a combination of trained hawks and falcons for the use of removing unwanted pest birds like pigeons, Herring Gulls, Lesser Black Backed Gulls, starlings and many more.
We fly a selection of different species of birds of prey specifically selected for the different skill sets and hunting techniques that they naturally use in the wild, this gives us a unique ability to provide the correct raptor for your environment and specific needs.
This combined with various different psychological scare tactics, enable us to provide an effective solution for your pest control needs.
We all know Seagulls (In particular Herring & Lesser Black Backed Gulls) become very proteciveof their young and are willing to dive bomb anyone who gets too close. Most think it’s ok, they only swoop, they don’t actually attack and it’s only a small period of time every year - this however is not always the case.
In one of the most extreme cases an 80-Year-old man was actually killed during a Seagull Attack back in July 2002 as covered by the BBC http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/2097681.stm. OK, this is rare, but what if an employee on a railway stumbles onto the third line avoiding a Seagull, or someone steps in front of a moving vehicle, or even drops a power tool? These scenarios suddenly seem a bit more plausible as the Seagulls themselves are unlikely to kill, but people making rash decisions to get out of the way are more likely to have an accident.Read more ...