We have over 25 years of experience and we know all of the animal friendly techniques for trapping possums. They must not be handled by small children or given to other adults to ‘hold’ as you would a kitten. moved into my solar panels which meant I needed to get the nests removed, panels cleaned, all the guttering and down-pipes flushed. The drey is usually around 30 centimetres in diameter and is used as living quarters for the Ringtail possums. Thorough inspection and advice. This is another high concern for home owners in Brisbane. Homes for Ringtail possums. areas. Craig and Sabine came out, gave me a quote and were able to return early the following week to remove the possum and possum proof his entry. Andrew, from Peter the Possum and Bird Man, was exceptional in his work. The team did an excellent. Every step of the Process was seamless. There are 27 different types of possums and gliders in Australia. Not in Australia, but in NZ possums are carriers of bovine TB. Western ringtail possums are 30-40cm in body length and, weighing between 0.7-1.2kg, are generally about half the size of a brushtail possum. The Common Ringtail Possum is found along the coast and ranges of east and south eastern Australia and in Tasmania. We had a great experience with Peter the Possum Man. Description The Common Ringtail Possum is smaller than the Common Brushtail Possum with a size ranging from 30-35 cm from the tip of the nose to the base of the tail. Ringtail Possums make dreys out of leaves and bark and are far less likely to take up residence in a ceiling. When they wish to threaten their counterparts, they become vocal and sound like grunt, hiss, growl, and screech. The western ringtail possum is readily distinguished from the common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) by its smaller size, shorter (usually darker) fur, smaller rounded ears and absence of a brush tail. friendly and reliable. It can also occur when the female had a litter very early in the season and they young have developed enough to be mostly independent from the mother. He was mindful of the current COVID-safe practices and was very thorough. Phone: (07) 3250 1111 You could even build it a possum box in a tall tree. Brushtail and Ringtail possums are the most common possums you will see. The Ringtail lives along the east coast of Australia from the north of Queensland down through New South Wales, into Victoria and even has a sub-species located in Tasmania. These Australian native animals sleep during the day in spherical nests lined with moss, shredded bark and grasses. It has three pairs of upper incisors front teeth and one pair of lower incisors. The males tend to have their testes regress in the non-breeding months. 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