Pest Gallery

Norway Rats

These rats have smaller eyes and ears and shorter tails.

Habits
Rats are excellent climbers and often enter a home in the fall when outside food sources become scarce. .

Habitat
Norway rats live in fields, farm lands and in structures. Rats are often found in woodpiles. Rodents can gain entry to a home through a hole the size of a quarter.

Threats
Rats can chew through wiring, causing fires. They also spread numerous diseases.

Prevention:
Keep firewood stored well away from the structure. Remove debris piles. Seal any holes larger than 1/4 inch. Remove moisture and harborage sources.


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