We get a lot of questions about rats. What do rats like to eat? Why are rats in my home? What do rat droppings look like? How do I get rid of rats?
Roof rats, Norway rats, black rats, pack rats, kangaroo rats, naked mole rats, cotton rats. Not all creatures called “rats” are […]
Recently, one young Irish mother was buckling her toddler into his car seat when she noticed rat droppings all over the back seat and noticed gnaw-marks on the back seats and head rests. Her car was infested with rats! Of course, she immediately took her child out of the car, locked it, and called […]
Rat Urine Kills Pet in D.C Neighborhood
A 13-week-old dog in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C. recently died from a disease transmitted by rodent urine. Residents have long been frustrated by the rodent problem, but this has tipped the scales for Foggy Bottom Association President Marina Streznewski. The dog was her pet, and […]
My apartment smells like sewage, and the maintenance guys for the apartment complex told me it’s probably a dead rat in the wall. We’ve been having a rat problem outside in our area, which is bad enough, but when the rats get inside the building and then die in the walls, it’s awful.
Working for a rodent removal service, I’ve heard it all. I say I’ve heard it all, because my job is not removing rodents. I work in the office as support staff. I handle the incoming calls from people desperate for rodent removal service, I make appointments, I cut paychecks. I’m essentially a one-woman show […]
I clean and repair foreclosed homes for a living, so I’ve seen my share of rodent infestations, but this home was so horrific I had to shower at least four times after I got home from work.
Cleaning foreclosed homes is not the dream job, I’ll admit, but at least it’s a job. […]
Dear Health Inspector:
I am writing in to file a formal complaint about rat problems in a commercial building on Main Street. I have leased space in this building for the past 6 months, and I have a three-year contract with the owners, but over the last few months we have had increasing problems […]