Category Archives: Mice & Rats

Rats – Interesting Facts and What They Mean to You

According to Wikipedia: ” Rats are various medium-sized, long-tailed rodents of the superfamily Muroidea. “True rats” are members of the genus Rattus, the most important of which to humans are the black rat, Rattus rattus, and the brown rat, Rattus norvegicus. Many members of other rodent genera and families are also … Continue reading

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Keeping Rodents Out of Your Vehicle

Tricks for keeping rodent pests out of your home or garden are pretty common to find. Everyone has their own techniques for keeping mice, rats or squirrels out of a house. But what about trying to keep rodents out of … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Home Safe From Pest Animals in Winter

We may see more animals out and about during the summer months, but winter is really the time of year where we have to be extra diligent about keeping animal pests out of the house. Small animals like mice, rats, … Continue reading

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Problems with Using Poison to Deal with Mouse Population

Problems with Using Poison to Deal with Mouse Population It can be easy to resort to using poisons to get rid of a mouse pest problem in your house. Poison pellets are easy to use without the risk of setting … Continue reading

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How to Store Food to Keep it Mice Free

Mice are notorious for getting into absolutely anything and everything, and the damage can be extensive once they get going. They can chew through a lot of materials, meaning you have to be extra careful about protecting your things. This … Continue reading

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Where to Look for Signs of Mice in Your House

One of the best ways to prevent extensive damage from a major mouse infestation is to catch the little critters as soon as they start to move in. Get to know the early warning signs of mice in the house, … Continue reading

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Winter is Coming – Watch Out for These Animal Problems

Winter is Coming – Watch Out for These Animal Problems As if the snow and cold of winter weren’t problem enough. There are always additional animal pest problems that come with the season, and here are the 3 big ones … Continue reading

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Winter Rodent Behavior

Winter Rodent Behavior Rodents may not be the most complicated of creatures, but understanding their behavior is the first step in dealing with them effectively. How they act when the cold weather of winter sets in is important if you … Continue reading

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Why Natural Oils Repel Mice

Why Natural Oils Repel Mice  Mice are amongst the most bothersome of household pests. They are extremely invasive, can sneak into your home through tiny, nearly imperceptible spaces, and mice tend to come in large numbers. These vermin are also … Continue reading

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Green Ways to Get Rid of Mice and Other Rodents

Whether you have rodents in your home or garden, you know that they can be a nuisance. Mice and rats will eat your food, contaminate your home, and damage your wires, walls, insulation, and more. You have several options when … Continue reading

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