Category: Health & Science

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Humane And Safe Bat Removal – What You Should Do

Bats come in different species and have specific roosts preferences and needs that differ by region, climate, season and activities. Some species of bats utilize structures made by man such as bridges and buildings to match the natural roosts that are specific to them. Hence, some bat species need to use buildings especially when their natural roosts such as hollow trees and caves are decreasing or aren’t available anymore. Man-made buildings provide bats stable temperatures, protection from possible predators and a safe refuge to rest as well as nurture their young.

Safe and Humane Bat Removal

Bats are here for a reason and play an important role in our natural world. Bats are pollinators, seed distributors as well as pest controllers which benefits the world and the people. If you find bats in your property, they are probably just as startled and frightened as you might be. Bat removal, whether a single bat or a whole colony, can be carried out in safe, harmless and humane manner. By doing so, you not only help protect bat species but the world as well.

If you aren’t aware, numerous species of bats are protected in a federal level as they recognize the valuable contributions, they provide the bionetwork. Moreover, their numbers are decreasing so they need to be protected to avoid extinction. Mishandling or exterminating bat species that are federally protected can cause you harsh penalties.

What You Should Do

When and if you find one or several bats in your property especially inside your home, do not directly handle them or solve the problem on your own. Your best option is to contact a professional bat removal service, a bat rescuer or a wildlife rehabilitator who is licensed and trained to handled these animals as they know how to handle them in a humane way as well as know where bring or release them. If none of the above mentioned are available in your locality, contact the wildlife agency in your state. Most importantly, if a pet or a person has been scratched or bitten by any kind of bat, it is vital that you get in touch with the health department right away.

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The Science Behind Intermittent Fasting

There are a variety of diets and fasting methods that have been circulating around the internet, and due to the pandemic, the influx of curious people and readers have increased immensely.

Amongst all the diets and fasts out there, one method that stands out is Intermittent Fasting. Its reputation for effectiveness and convenience have garnered positive results. But perhaps, the most common question people ask is: Why does it stand out from the rest?

The simple answer lies in the common statement ‘lower intake leads to more usage fat storage.’  Spending a shorter time in the eating window and more on the fasting leads to a more effective fat-burning cycle.