Barn Swallow Removal


Managing barn swallow populations through effective Barn Swallow Removal is crucial for safeguarding your home’s integrity and your family’s health. While barn swallows are beneficial for insect control, their nesting in residential areas can create significant issues. Here are the main reasons why timely barn swallow management is necessary.

1. Health and Safety

Barn swallows may harbor parasites and mites, posing potential health hazards. Professional removal services are vital to control these risks effectively.

2. Protecting Your Property

Barn swallows nesting can cause structural damage, especially to eaves and sidings, and their nests might obstruct drainage systems or air vents.

3. Ensuring Cleanliness

Tackling barn swallow infestations is essential for keeping your property clean. Their nests and droppings can lead to unsanitary conditions, resulting in stains and unpleasant odors.


Bobcat Wildlife & Pest Management specializes in professional barn swallow removal, dedicated to maintaining bird-free environments in both residential and commercial settings. Our comprehensive approach includes:

  • Specialized Barn Swallow Removal: Advanced, humane removal techniques by our team, ensuring your comfort and bird welfare.

  • Thorough Site Evaluations: Detailed inspections to locate barn swallow nests and entry points, fully assessing infestation scope.

  • Sustainable Prevention Techniques: Implementing long-term strategies for ongoing protection against future barn swallows nesting on your property.

  • Safe and Eco-Friendly Practices: Adhering to health and environmental standards, ensuring safety for families and nature in our removal process.

  • Customized Removal Plans: Tailored strategies for each unique barn swallow situation, addressing your specific needs effectively.


At Bobcat Wildlife & Pest Management, our commitment is to offer comprehensive barn swallow management services. Our detailed approach ensures your property remains barn swallow-free and safe, addressing each challenge with care and precision.


If your pest concerns don’t match barn swallow behaviors, you may be dealing with different wildlife or pest issues. Bobcat Wildlife & Pest Management offers a wide range of pest control services:

  • Other Wildlife Removal: Our experienced team excels in the safe, humane removal of diverse wildlife like raccoons and squirrels, guaranteeing thorough solutions.
  • Insect Control: Battling insect issues? We offer comprehensive solutions, including control and prevention, to effectively tackle these pest challenges.
  • Rodent Management: Specializing in rodent control, we effectively handle mice, rats, and other rodent problems using methods that are both safe and efficient.


Bats nesting in attic space

Barn swallows are often found nesting in open areas like eaves or ledges. Recognizing the signs of their activity is crucial for effective removal. Keep an eye out for these clues:

1. Daytime Chatter

Listen for their distinctive, chirpy sounds near potential nesting spots during daylight hours, a possible sign of barn swallows.

2. Nesting Evidence

Look for nests composed of mud and grass, usually located on ledge corners or under eaves, indicating barn swallow activity.

3. Dropping Spots

Inspect for droppings under nesting sites or on walls, as these suggest frequent visits or nesting by barn swallows.


  • Damage of Property

  • Contamination of Property

Frequently Asked Questions

Our team’s expertise lies in advanced, humane barn swallow removal, customizing our methods to suit each client’s specific needs.

We’re committed to prompt service, typically scheduling site visits within 1-2 business days, depending on seasonal factors and our schedule.

We employ humane exclusion and habitat modification strategies to manage barn swallows effectively, always mindful of environmental impacts.

Absolutely. We prioritize your family’s and pets’ safety, using eco-friendly, pet-safe methods and providing thorough safety information.

We provide expert advice on property maintenance and modifications, like sealing off nesting areas and changing conditions to deter barn swallow nesting.

Why Choose Bobcat Wildlife & Pest Control

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We service the entire Iowa City, IA metro area. Contact us today for the safe and efficient removal of your pest problem.

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