Bird Control

Bird spikes used for bird control in Weymouth and DorchesterSouth Dorset Pest Control offer a wide range of bird control services. Our experienced bird team use a combination of bird control methods to deliver the perfect solution when it comes to bird problems whatever the situation may be.

Bird Control Services

Some bird control methods are more suitable for certain situations than others. However, at South Dorset Pest Control we have professional solutions for any type of bird problem, at any type of property. Our full range of bird control services includes:


FalconryThe introduction of a bird of prey into an area to scare pest birds away and discourage them from returning. Our in-house falconer will visit your premises, evaluate the extent of your bird problem and recommend a plan of action to provide you with fantastic results. The number and frequency of visits required to successfully rid you of your bird problem will vary depending on the species of pest bird and the scale of the issue.

Natural England licence applications

Natural England licence applicationsGulls are on the Conservation red list they are protected by the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 this makes it illegal for anyone to injure or kill gulls or to damage and destroy active nests. Natural England, the UK government’s advisor issues licences to give professional pest controllers like us at South Dorset Pest Control the authority to manage bird control within a local area. This is site specific license application; South Dorset Pest Control has worked with many clients to achieve a license application for gull nest removal. We are happy to discuss your requirements in more detail, please give us a call.

Bird Netting

Bird NettingAvailable in different colours to match buildings and backgrounds, bird netting provides a physical barrier that prevents birds from accessing areas they aren’t welcome in.

Anti-Perching Spikes

Anti-Perching SpikesIdeal for ledges, columns and other areas you’d like to prevent birds from landing on. Secured firmly in place, these stainless-steel spikes provide a humane deterrent to pigeons, gulls and other birds.

Daddi Long Legs Bird Deterrent

Daddi Long Legs Bird DeterrentThis anti-perch solution offers a unique rotating design that covers a diameter of up to 2.5 metres. Typically used to protect flat surfaces that are regularly accessed for maintenance, such as roofs, air conditioning units and street lights.

Bird Wire Systems

Daddi Long Legs Bird DeterrentVersatile bird deterrent using steel wires secured to posts that can be adapted to fit any type of domestic or commercial building. Provides effective bird control for light to medium bird populations.

Bird Free Gel

Bird Free GelUsing ultraviolet waves that birds will aim to avoid, this is an optical deterrent that repels all types of birds. It doesn’t cause any damage to buildings and is less visible than some other bird control methods.


Scaryman Scaryman is an electronic, inflatable scarecrow that features lights and a siren. It is a highly effective bird deterrent that is ideal for commercial roof spaces or on a variety of farmland.

Bird Trapping

Bird TrappingMade from welded mesh with sheet metal galvanised base, two bob wire entrances and a door in the top. The aim of using a pigeon trap is to remove them safely and humanely from the site. Trapped birds are removed through the top door.


CagesThe cages are constructed from 12 gauge steel welded mesh and are made to measure on site to fit your specific needs. These Cages prevent areas getting blocked from nesting materials.

Bird Alert

Bird alert system for bird control in Weymouth and DorchesterBird Alert monitors your property 24 hours a day, 7 days a week using its special microphone that can detect specific species of bird at a distance of 250 metres. After a bird is detected and identified, Bird Alert then activates a distress call unique to that species, encouraging any nearby birds to disperse.

Solar Panel Pigeon Protection

Solar Panel Pigeon ProtectionPigeons and some other birds may nest under your solar panels, with their presence often resulting in damage and decreased efficiency. Whether you are a homeowner or business, we can provide bespoke solutions to prevent this.

Guano Removal

Solar Panel Pigeon ProtectionIf left on surfaces, bird fouling can cause health and safety risks, as well as damaging paintwork and stonework. We can remove guano and other mess associated with birds, followed by thorough cleaning and disinfecting, to ensure your property is clear of risk.

Population Control 

Solar Panel Pigeon ProtectionTypically only considered as a final option when all other avenues have been exhausted. We understand that population control is a highly sensitive area and our specialists are experts in dealing with each situation in an ethical and responsible manner.

Access Solutions

Access SolutionsWe offer Cherry Picker hire with a fully licensed operator. All our booms/hoists are tested every 6 months to ensure the safety of all our employees. This testing process is mandatory and is equivalent to having a MOT on your car. All operators are IPAF trained and CSCS card holders (Construction Skills Certification Scheme).
South Dorset Pest Control work with Giraffe Access which supports our customers with their suspended access requirements in a range of sectors and applications. Giraffe supply suspended cradle equipment to use on a variety of structures for carrying out work on a wide range of projects.

Bird Control in Dorset

We are always happy to offer advice and guidance on what method of bird control is most suitable for your specific problem. If you require any type of bird control in Weymouth, Dorchester or throughout South Dorset, get in touch with our friendly team today, call us today on 01305 708 519 or 07811 453 722. For Bird Control at your commercial or Agricultural premises, please get in touch to discuss the right method for your needs.

Pest Control in Dorset Homes

Suspect your home has an infestation? South Dorset Pest Control can react fast for wasp removal, rat and mouse control & other pest problems.

Commercial Pest Control in Weymouth, Dorchester & Dorset

Providing regular pest control contracts to a wide range of industries from hospitality, retail and health and social care. We are happy to recommend and install pest proofing solutions.

Agricultural Pest Control on Dorset Farms

Our trained and qualified technicians are committed to supporting the farming community against Agricultural pests including Birds, Wasps, Rats, and Mice.