The average homeowner pays $450 to remove one skunk in a difficult to access area, such as under a porch. Removal costs can be as low as $300 if you have one skunk in an area that is easy to access.



Pest Control Skunks Removal.

Skunk Removal Cost
Average range $400-$500
Minimum cost $300
Maximum cost $600

What is the best trap for a skunk?

Top 5 Best Skunk Traps

  • J T Eaton Spring Loaded Catch and Release Humane Skunk Trap.
  • Northern Tool & Equipment Spray-Proof Skunk Trap.
  • Havahart Cage Trap.
  • Z TRAP SKUNK-N-MORE Live Trap.
  • THE SNARE SHOP Spray Proof Skunk Trap with Removable Back Plate.


How much does it cost to de stink a skunk?

Average Cost to Remove a Skunk

Low Cost $300
Average Cost $450
High Cost $600


Can I trap a skunk myself?

Use a large cage trap, raccoon sized. Set the trap in areas you have seen skunks. Make sure the trap is firm on the ground. Bait the trap with cat food or marshmallows.

How do you free trapped skunks?


Quote from video: It up and bring it to your car or truck or use the havahart box cut it in half set the cage in that and then bring it to your car or truck. If you're going to be putting it in your car.

Are skunks hard to trap?

Along with rats and armadillos, some wildlife experts rank skunks in the top three when it comes to difficulty in trapping, so catching one can be a challenge. If you have a live skunk trap, it’s important to ensure you use the best bait for skunks.

What attracts skunks to your yard?

Skunks are opportunists at heart — they’re mainly attracted to low-hanging fruit like garbage and pet food left out at night, as well as convenient denning sites, such as wood and rock piles, elevated sheds, and openings under concrete slabs and porches and crawl spaces.

How much does it cost to decent a skunk?

Skunk kits cost between $150 and $500, and spay or neuter can cost up to $250. Add to that the costs for food, cage(s), litter boxes, bed(s), toys, daily diet supplements, and other costs.

Do it yourself skunk removal?

Boil a chopped onion, a chopped jalapeno, and 1 tablespoon of cayenne pepper in 2 quarts of water for about 20 minutes. Strain the liquid into a spray bottle and squirt plants to make skunks steer clear. Each dose should last up to five days. Skunks are nocturnal, foraging at night, and are scared of bright lights.