Rat Control Clawson MI

Clawson Rat Removal

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We offer commercial roof rat removal services in Clawson, FL for large and small buildings. There is literally no pest or rodent problem that we can not solve. We truly care about finding every entry point so if we find an opening we document it well. You have find more information on our blog concerning pests and pest control procedures, which covers residential rat trapping as well. The work we provide today will last years years, we don’t simply put down a rodent treatment and hope you call us back.

Wild rodents can cause home damage, contaminate food, and cause illness in people and pets.  Rodent infestations are more likely to occur when events, such as flooding, displace them. To avoid rodent infestation, remove potential rodent food and water sources and store food for people and pets in sealed containers. Clear away debris and other material that rodents can hide in.  Safely clean up rodent droppings, urine and nesting areas, always wearing gloves and spraying material with disinfectant until thoroughly soaked before attempting to remove or clean.

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Rodent Exterminator in Clawson –

Can rats hurt you?

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  • Is it legal for me to trap a rat?

  • What are the types of rat snap traps?

  • Do rats leave the attic during the day?

Norway rats and the roof rats are very different in their habits, habitats and behavior, so the first requirement of a rat treatment program is to correctly identify the rat and develop a treatment plan that works for that species. Rat densities (numbers of rats in a given area) are determined primarily by the suitability of the habitat—the amount of available nutritional and palatable food and nearby protective cover (shelter or harborage). The young are born in a nest about 21 to 23 days after conception. Droppings - Roof Rat droppings are 1/4 to 1/2 inch in length, capsule shaped, with blunt ends. Their presence is typically detected by the occurrence of their droppings, holes chewed into bags and containers, and chewed nesting materials. Unless the suitability of the rat’s habitat is destroyed by modifying the landscaping, improving sanitation, and rat-proofing, control methods must be unrelenting if they are to be effective. With lemons they may eat only the rind and leave the hanging fruit intact. Some of the more important non-chemical methods are:

Are rats dangerous to cats, dogs, or other pets?


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  • Rat Diseases

  • Types of Rats

  • How to Make a Rat Trap

The fumigation of structures, truck trailers, or rail cars should only be done by a licensed pest control operator who is trained in fumigation techniques. Presently, only one such modified trap is commercially available. Observation Rats are not usually seen during the day unless disturbed from their protective harborage or because of intolerable competition from other rats. Gnawing holes - Gnawing holes from Roof rats are about 2 inches or more in diameter and will have rough edges. If you've sealed the house correctly, then you shouldn't trap any new rats after just the first three days. And most of all, you want someone who will do this complex work correctly. The ears and tail are nearly hairless and they are typically 12 to 18 inches long including the tail and weigh 10 to 16 ounces. Exclusion and sealing of sites greater than ½ inch (about the size of a dime) using screens, flashing, door sweeps and other materials to keep rats from entering a structure. Emphasis should be placed on the removal of as much harborage as is practical. Prune to raise the skirts and remove any nests constructed in the trees. Roof rats are omnivores and will feed on many types of vegetation such as fruits, grains, seeds and grocery produce.

Rat Repellents


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  • What animals do rats kill?

  • What are the types of rat snap traps?

  • Rat Proofing

Anticoagulants (slow-acting, chronic toxicants). Mating may occur year round in locations where the environmental conditions are sufficient. Attach rat guards to overhead utility wires and maintain them regularly. Norway rats build their nests in underground burrows where they mate, rear their young, store food and seek refuge from predators. Wire-mesh, live traps (Tomahawk®, Havahart®) are available for trapping rats. In most instances, rats are very wary. Urine Stains & Odors - Rodent urine deposited on rodent runways appear as a line of fine drops or streaks under an ultraviolet flashlight, or black light tool. In residences where rats may be living in the attic and feeding outdoors, the damage may be restricted to tearing up insulation for nesting or gnawing electrical wiring. Disturbances such as habitat modifications should be avoided until the population is under control. Emphasis should be placed on the removal of as much harborage as is practical. Rats may live up to three years, but a lifespan of one and a half years is more common.

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