Just watched Billy The Exterminator. In the past, he has done a cut out to save honeybees, because he wanted to help save the bees. Today, he decided to spray a HUUGE nest in a tree!!!!! What gives, Billy?!?!?!
There is a show called animal extractors on natgeo. They pride themselves with removing things like copperheads and rattlesnakes from around people's homes and raccoons from attics and such. Oooh and three times now I have seen them remove a bee hive from someone's home...after spraying them. God forbid you try to take them out alive but lets be nice to the rattlesnake in the kid's sandbox.
Though I, of course, don't think of beekeeping as a "Dirty Jobs" sorta thing, I watched the segment that "Dirty Jobs" had on a guy doing a bee removal. My son recorded it for me. It wasn't bad. Well, some of the jokes were. But the Host isn't really a comedian. What I thought was funny was that the guy doing the removal didn't seem to have a bee vac to get those last few stragelers. And he just put all of the combs w/ bees on them into a cardboardbox and folded the lid over.
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