COVID-19 Policy & Status

COVID-19 Policy & Status

WNCPC remains open for business through this crisis. We are classified as an “Essential Business” through both the Department of Homeland Security and Teller County Health Department and we remain open for business and continue to protect the health and...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Continued – Challenges of Working in Colorado, Becoming a Certified Instructor & Board Member with NWCOA Starting our business in Colorado was NOT (and still isn’t) easy. We found great challenges to the transition to Colorado and starting up here. These...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 6

CONTINUED – Moving on from Illinois and Closing our Illinois Office At this point, my wife and I decided that as we get older, if we wanted any chance of expanding, we would have to find a different State to do business in…and start all over. This is why we left...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 5

Continued….How I met my wife / IDNR Testing Process / Failure Rate / NWCOA Involvement & Staunch Pushback to Change / Struggles in Illinois to Grow a Nuisance Wildlife Control Company In the Winter of 2008, I met my future wife Jessica. She lived in a cabin...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 4

Continued … Returning from Kuwait / Animal Control & IDNR Testing & Prep I felt well prepared when returning to the US. In 2006, I returned and got a job working as an animal control officer for a local county animal control in Illinois. I worked in a...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 3

DoD Contracting in Kuwait Continued… I ended up spending over two years working in the deserts of Kuwait. I was first assigned to a joint base in which both Kuwaitis and American Troops were stationed, Camp Doha. I trapped over 300 feral (wild) cats off this...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 2

Continued – Dept of Defense Work in Kuwait The only snag was that I had no real life practical experience actually performing pest control services. I decided to look for a job in the industry and found an ad for a position with the Dept of Defense as a Pest...
Who We Are and How it All Began – Part 7

Who We Are and How it All Began

Hello, let me introduce myself. My name is Gerrod Walker, owner of When Nature Calls Pest Control, Inc. I have been involved in the pest control industry now for over 16 years. In 2004 I worked at a mental health center in Illinois after working in social services for...