Gila monsters—living with
To have a Gila monster removed:
Pima County (Unincorporated parts) -- Call Rural/Metro Fire Department: Telephone: (520) 624-9913.
Tucson--There is no agency that removes Gila monsters for free. You have to call private companies that charge about $75 to remove the Gila monster. Options include: Desert Wildlife Services: Telephone: (520) 743-1411 and Animal Experts Trapping and Rescue Service: Telephone: (520) 531-1020.
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