Rats

Rats have longer snouts than Mice

The Common Brown rat is approximately 23cm (9 inches) from head to rump 

Rats cause damage by gnawing to keep their incisor teeth short as they constantly grow.

Rats have smaller eyes and ears than Mice but longer tails.

Female Rats can produce between 18-96 young every year from multiple litters.

Rats carry and transmit a number of diseases through their urine which are harmful to humans.

WHAT are the signs?

  • Scratching noises

  • Ripped food packaging

  • Droppings

  • Damage to property

  • Distinctive smells

  • Nests/Burrows

 

WHERE are they found?​

  • Anywhere warm with a food or water source

  • Walls, cavities, lofts, kitchens, gardens, decking, garages, warehouses etc.

WHEN do they cause a problem?

  • Rats breed all year round and call outs for rats are all year through however, winter months sees a rise of internal rat infestations.

  • They cause problems when they take up residence in places of work or your home, causing damage and spreading disease.

 

And WHO guarantees to get eradicate Rats?...

...A Quick Kill Pest Control!

HOW do we get rid of Rats?

  • We make at least 3 visits over the course of approximately 2 weeks to monitor the situation and gain insight to the level of infestation.

  • On our first visit, we make an initial survey, giving you as many suggestions and advice unique to your situation and when all other measures have been taken we use rodenticides (poison bait) in lockable boxes.

  • We remove dead bodies found during visits.

  • We do not charge extra if extra visits are needed, it is OUR GUARANTEE that we will eradicate Rats in your property.

If you would like to find out more about the work we carry out or get a quote just contact us on 01902 470533, we will be happy to answer any questions or concerns.

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