The City's Animal Conrol policy only covers the capture and/or removal of dogs and cats. Any rodents (such as rats, groundhogs, chickmunks, or skunks) would have to taken care of using a privately contracted exterminator. The City Office or its staff does not and will not recommend a specific contractor to you.
Elite Pest Management
Lathrup Village belongs to a consortium of communities, including Birmingham, Berkley, Huntington Woods, and Royal Oak that cooperated in compiling specifications and soliciting the services of qualified contractors for residents to contact in case of problems with rats or other nuisance animals. Should you need these services, please contact Elite Pest Management at (877) 422-3284 or at their website www.DrRodent.com
. The City does not participate in any cost sharing of animal disposal.