Bats and Houses
We isolated 2 bats in one room , left the light on and one
window open. We could hear them flying around for about 30 minutes.
May I assume they flew out the window, or should I be checking the
closet and other areas? Is it unusual for 2 bats to be together in the house?
It seems a bit unusual but not unheard of for 2 bats to get in at
once. You should check carefully to find how they got in, you might
have a few or a small colony nearby or even in your attic or other
dark place. Its likely the 2 made it out the window but I would
definitely search in any dark hiding place to be sure.
Since bat typically roost in groups, it's not strange to find them
together. Once the bats are out, check around the house for any spots
where they could have possibly entered. Seal up those spots, as the
bats are likely to return now that they found an entry point!
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Update: June 2012