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Are Sewer Rats A Problem In Portland Oregon

Are Sewer Rats A Problem In Portland Oregon

Most people are aware that if you live in the city your odds of coming across a rat are high. City areas are infamous for rats dwelling in sewers, lurking around trash bins and scavenging for scraps in dark alleys. It's not a pleasant thought which is why most people...

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Top 5 Businesses Likely To Have A Rat Infestation

Top 5 Businesses Likely To Have A Rat Infestation

The Retail Business You may be thinking that unless there is food, a business should not have to worry about any kind of rodent infestation but unfortunately, that couldn’t be far further from the truth. Rodents are opportunistic scavengers who just like us, desire to...

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How Rat Poison Can Lead To A Fly Infestation

How Rat Poison Can Lead To A Fly Infestation

It makes sense that if you have a rat issue you would treat it with rat poison but what you may not know is that decision can turn into an even bigger issue. Knowing that rats often come in numbers, one may want to think twice about killing them with rat poison as you...

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What Are The Symptoms Of Rat Bite Fever

What Are The Symptoms Of Rat Bite Fever

You may not always see rats but that doesn’t mean that they are not around. Studies have shown that you will find a greater population of rats within urban areas because of easy access to food and shelter but the rural areas of a city are also prone to rats which are...

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What Happens To Mice And Rats In The Winter

What Happens To Mice And Rats In The Winter

Mice and rats are nocturnal creatures by nature. Though they can be spotted during the day, they prefer to go unnoticed which is why they are more prone to be seen at night. If mice and/or rats are seen during the daytime hours, it’s usually a sign of infestation,...

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What Effect Will Covid-19 Have On Rodents?

What Effect Will Covid-19 Have On Rodents?

Have you been noticing more rats or mice in your neighborhood? Possibly even running around in the streets? Well, don’t be surprised if you start to see more than usual. According to recent articles, rats are coming out of hiding and they will not just be seen at...

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Will Homeowners Insurance Pay For Rodent Damage?

Will Homeowners Insurance Pay For Rodent Damage?

In our last post, we addressed the question - Will Homeowners Insurance Pay for Raccoon Damage? In this post, we will address the question - Will Homeowners Insurance Pay For Rodent Damage? When it comes to homeowners insurance, knowing whether your coverage will pay...

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Your Rat Infestation Could Be Coming From Your Sewer

Your Rat Infestation Could Be Coming From Your Sewer

It’s easier to think that a rat problem is only something that happens within metro areas but unfortunately that’s not the case. Rats can take up residence anywhere, even in out of city drain systems. That means that rats can live within the piping of your residential...

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