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260 Reports of crow attacks by members of the public made last year, down from 460 in 2013.

WHAT TO DO WHEN ATTACKED BY CROWS:

  • Seek shelter immediately and avoid the area as it may be near their nest
  • Wave your arms or umbrella at the crows to scare them off
  • Use shiny objects to scare them off
  • Contact AVA at 1800-476-1600 or through its website

HOW TO PREVENT CROWS FROM GATHERING:

  • Keep your surroundings litter-free
  • Properly dispose of trash and keep trash bins covered
  • Clean up after feeding your pet as crows may look to scavenge leftover food