Pigeons are at every nook and corner of the city. Whether it’s a bungalow or an elegant balcony, you’ll witness an out-staring pigeon. The fascination for pigeons wandering around you has evolved from films. The seamlessly peaceful bird affects drastically on you and your family’s health and do you wonder how to get rid of pigeon menace while ensuring no harm to them?
The beautiful peculiar feathers can cause the disease named Histoplasmosis that primarily affects the lungs and accordingly spreads across other organs. Remember this the next time you have them fluttering around your balcony or window.
Bird dropping is considered to be a good omen but they adversely affect your health by carrying bacteria like Salmonella. It causes food poisoning, diarrhea, fever. More than 60 types of transmissible diseases are caused by its feces leading to asthma and allergy problems.
Below are few common Pigeon menace faced in day-to-day life:
• Increasing bird population in residential areas and increase in construction goes hand-in-hand. This leads the pigeons to build their nests in residential/commercial balconies.
• Bird dropping contains harmful bacteria Chlamydia which causes an infection named Psittacosis to humans.
• A huge number of transmissible infections reside along with these peaceful pigeons. Impacting the residents in the complex with respiratory and other health issues.
• The congested building structure also leads to pigeon nuisance; there is a potential chance of diseases spreading due to their flying feathers.