Rat Control

Pest Control Services Rat Control

THE BROWN RAT (RATTUS NORVEGICUS)

Adult size (approx.): 42cm 500g
We provide prompt and professional rat control protecting homes and businesses throughout Wigan and Greater Manchester.

 

Three visits will eradicate most domestic or commercial rat problems, if you are a business requiring annual pest control, our annual pest control service agreements are reasonably priced and stocked with the latest rodenticides and trapping equipment we ensure your rodent problems are managed professionally. We are fully qualified, fully insured, CRB compliant and carry ID at all times.

HABITAT

The burrows of the Brown Rat externally are quite recognisable. They can be found on sloping grounds of banks and rivers or beneath some form of cover such as drains, tree roots or pavements. The Brown Rat can also be found inside in loft spaces and cavity walls, normally indicated by droppings and tunnels through insulation. They require free access to water and feed on a wide range of food sources. Entry to a building can be via an opened toilet, sewage or drainage pipes and even doorways.

IMPORTANCE

The Brown Rat, has been known to carry disease organisms such as Weil’s disease or Leptospirosis. It is essential that any contact with Rats such as worktops, cupboards, floors etc to be cleaned thoroughly with disinfectant and all droppings cleared.

CONTROL

Sourcing where the rodent’s entry points are, is essential. The use of tracking dusts can be used for this.

Areas we cover in Lancashire

WIGAN, BOLTON, CHORLEY, BLACKROD, WESTHOUGHTON, ASPULL, STANDISH, HORWICH, ADLINGTON, HINDLEY

Call now for a free quote – 07973 409 455