Who's responsible for removal of any animal from inside roof/attic if entry point us from outside. The landlord or tenant. ?
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Read your lease agreement - the answer starts there.
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The lease that exist between you should speak to who is responsible for pest control. If you do not have a lease or the lease does not make it the landlords responsibility, then it may be on you.
Pest control is controlled by the terms of the Lease in a rented single family home. Just check it to see who has that particular obligation. If the Landlord does not, and it's not even mentioned, then it's likely that YOU do. But that is just about the removal of the critter. Depending on where the entry point is, the Landlord might have the responsibility to close that up. And if your are not sure, bring your Lease to a good local tenants attorney for review. Hope this helps, good luck, gsg
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