The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District maintains a rabies risk reduction program by providing an inspection to residents whose
property indicates evidence of skunk invasion, such as property damage or an established den. We do not trap skunks that simply release odor or are passing through an area. Trapping only occurs when an inspection deems it absolutely necessary and that all criteria
have been met.
Important Information: Please Read Before Requesting an Inspection
To request a skunk inspection, please call 925-685-9301 ext. 190 or submit an online service request. Depending on the time of year, there may be a waiting list. READ MORE.
Skunk Prevention and Control Brochure
Our publication that details what you can do to prevent skunks from setting up residency on your property. READ MORE.
Breaking the Cycle of Skunks on Your Property
No doubt you've smelled them and considered that smell an aromatic inconvenience. But skunks in Contra Costa County are more than a mere inconvenience; they are a risk to public health. READ MORE.