Rats

Does Black Pepper Really Repel Rats or Mice?

Does Black Pepper Really Repel Rats or Mice?

While pepper has many useful applications in the kitchen, it is surprising to know that pepper might be an effective repellent or poison against rat presence in your home. The reason for this being is that because black pepper is supposed to contain high concentrations of a chemical called Piperine which is highly toxic to…

Does bleach keep rats away?

Does Bleach Keep Rats Away?

Just like humans, rats do not like the smell of bleach. Spraying a solution or mopping the floors with them will keep them at bay,  but do not expect it to be a permanent solution, as rats will simply vacate to another part of your home which is more agreeable to the rats. A risk…

How Coronavirus Closures Can Force Rats into Your Homes

How Coronavirus Closures Can Force Rats into Your Homes

As public life comes to a standstill due to the lockdown, many businesses are suffering due to the restrictions the local government has placed on businesses to curb the spread of the Coronavirus. As many people are dealing with the unprecedented consequences of the virus, so do a lot of rodents, including rats who are…

It is best to contact  rat control Toronto in the Greater Toronto Area to declare your home rat-free as soon as possible!

When are Rats More Dangerous?

Rats are known to be very territorial rodents and can be classified as aggressive animals. Unlike the mouse, who will scurry away once it is made with human confrontation. Where the mice lax encourage the rat, will stand up for itself and will try to defend its territory once it feels that is under threat…

How do grocery stores deal with rodent infestation?

Danger of Rodent Infestation in Grocery Stores

Not much is known how grocery stores deal with rodent infestations, as it’s the last people you’ll be thinking of wanting to see rodents. Grocery stores and pest control services in Toronto have always been in close contact with eating. It is not strange considering what is at stake for these stores. The methodology employed in…

How to control a rodent infestation?

How to Control a Rodent Infestation?

There are various reasons why your home might be considered a heaven for rodents to stay in indefinitely. The main reason why rodents flock to homes in the first place is to seek shelter from the cold and harsh environment from the outdoors. By being in a warm and comfortable place rodents can find the…

Can rats and mice cohabit peacefully?

Can rats and mice cohabit peacefully?

Even though these two species of rodents seem to have not much difference in between them, rats and mice cannot co-habitate peacefully. This is due to the fact of their two very different natures in which they tend to settle themselves in.  The reason for this being, is that, when rats and mice are  put…

Are rats more aggressive than mice?

Are Rats More Aggressive than Mice?

To answer the above question in short, yes, rats are indeed way more aggressive than mice. This is due to their territorial nature when faced with an enemy. This can be seen in their different behaviour when faced with a threat. When mice are faced with a threat, they are likely to scurry away, whereas…

Do Rat Droppings Cause Health Problems?

How to Identify Roof Rats

It’s difficult at times to identify wildlife correctly. Often times one rodent looks like another and so on. But not anymore. This is the definitive guide to Roof Rat Identification. Now just to start, roof rats are very dangerous and spread diseases like crazy. So if you have them in your home you need to…

Deer Mice Infestation Can Expose you to Hantavirus

Deer Mice Infestation Can Expose you to Hantavirus

Deer mice among other species of rodents are carriers of the Hantavirus, mere exposure to the feces, urine, or in rare instances can infect you with the virus and when droppings are spotted or for that matter any live rodent, one should immediately call our reputable mice exterminator Toronto service who can be at your…