Big Brown Bat
- Big brown bats are the largest bats found in Alabama
- Make an audible sound while hunting, similar to a click or hiss
- These bats commonly make their nests in attics and protected eaves
The big brown bat is a relatively large bat with a a brown body and distinct black wings, ears and face. They are the largest bat found in Alabama and one of the bats most frequently known to nest within homes. They enter attics, barns, and other man made structure during the day in order to sleep and can carry diseases with them. In addition their droppings attract many insects and can be the source of a much larger problem. If you notice these bats around your home its possible that they are nesting in your home. A Horizons professional can inspect your home for signs of bats and secure it from future pests. Call today to learn more.