Rodent Control Rodent Control from Rest Easy: Rodents can be classified as a lot of things, be it guinea pigs or hamsters, but unlike these ones that we keep as pets, some rodents can pose serious threats to our families and houses. House rats and roof rats, in particular, are what we should be careful of the most, and are the ones that require professional attention. About one-third of the population in the United States suffers from rodent infestation and most of that occurs during the winter … [Read more...] about Why Rodent Control Is Important
Restaurant Roach or Rodent Infestation: Your work place should be somewhere where you can focus on completing your assigned tasks and magnify your abilities as a successful employee. If you run a business, you are responsible for providing an environment where your employees are motivated to be more productive and get their jobs done in a timely matter. Creating this type of environment is essential to running a successful business. One of the most important aspects of running a smooth … [Read more...] about Restaurant Roach or Rodent Infestation?
New York Subway Rats Size Out of Control: New York is famous for its pizza, Broadway shows, magic night life and great deal of history. It is also a wonderful city where a large amount of giant rats call home. For a long time, the exact number of rats in New York was unknown; a common urban legend was that there were up to four times as many rats as people living in the city limits. The brown rat is the most common rat that is prominent in New York. This rat ranges from sixteen to twenty … [Read more...] about New York Subway Rats Size Out of Control
Rats are everywhere in our area. Look down to the tracks the next time you’re waiting for the subway, and there’s a halfway decent chance you’ll see at least one, and probably more like three or four. They are as ubiquitous to the five boroughs as the Statue of Liberty, and their cousin the mouse patrols wide swaths of land out on Long Island. We don’t have to tell you that these rats are as gross as they are numerous. But have you ever stopped to think about why, exactly, wild rats are so … [Read more...] about What’s So Bad About New York Rats and Mice?
Here are a few tips on what to do with Mice and Rats in your house Most people associate mice and rats chiefly with disease spreading, but these rodents can do major damage without you ever coming into contact with them. That’s because they chew through everything. They can cause house fires by chewing through electrical wiring. They can ruin your roofing or foundation by burrowing through it to get inside. And perhaps worst of all because you won’t see it coming, they can tear up your home’s … [Read more...] about What to do with Mice and Rats in your House
Nassau mice are kind of cute if you think about it—but not if they’re scurrying across your bedroom floor. Nevertheless, here are some cool facts about Nassau mice: Mice are prolific eaters. They eat up to 20 times per day. That’s…a lot. Nassau mice are constantly on the lookout for food, which is why they have been pestering humans for thousands of years—we’re good at stockpiling lots of edibles. Mice are incredibly flexible. They can squeeze through spaces you wouldn’t think it were … [Read more...] about Nassau Mice – Mouse Trivia
Nassau Rats: A Growing Concern: People are wreaking havoc on the biosphere. We’re imposing our own form of natural selection, and causing many animal species to go extinct. Scientists call it defaunation—the extinction of fauna—and say it’s happening faster than ever before. Since the year 1500, 320 species of vertebrates have gone bye-bye (and the remaining ones have seen their numbers cut by 25%). Scientists also estimate that that in the past 35 years, there’s been a 45% reduction in the … [Read more...] about Nassau Rats: A Growing Concern