Author: <span class="vcard">Elizabeth</span>

Paterson closes Eastside High School baking kitchen due to Rodent Problems [News blog]

Jayed Rahman: Paterson Times   The kitchen used to teach students how to bake at the School of Culinary Arts, Hospitality and Tourism at Eastside High School was forced to close last Thursday due to rodent problems and lack of running water. Inspectors from the Paterson Board of Health responded to the school on report…


Do Rats Attack People? [Longboat Key]

Will rats attack humans? Will rats bite people and are they dangerous? It is only typical for a rat to bite or attack a human IF IT IS STARTLED. Typically this will occur if they encounter a human that has some source of food on them. For example (warning graphic description) such as a baby, or elderly…


Do Rats Come Out During the Day? [Lakewood Ranch]

Do Rats Come Out During the Day? Rats are nocturnal animals, so usually they do not come out during the day. Their activity occurs during the dusk till dawn hours. If for some reason you observe rats coming out during the day, it could mean a couple different things. #1 The nest has been disturbed…


Venice, FL What Animals Hide In Attics?

Have you ever wondered, which animals hide in attics? You are in the right place… First lets touch on why the animals are there. Attics make great homey habitats for wildlife because they are rarely visited by humans. Also, they are warmer in the winter time and most of them are filled with lots of…


Sarasota, FL Hearing Noises in My Attic

Help! I’m hearing sounds coming from above my ceiling! Have you been hearing loud noises that are unexplained in your Sarasota or Manatee county home? There are a wide range of animals that could be causing those noises. Keep reading to learn more about what could be causing them, and how to take care of the…


RATS LOVE SOY – Rodents in the news

SUBARU SOY – BASED WIRING LAWSUIT FILED IN HAWAII November 26, 2017 — A Subaru soy-based wiring lawsuit alleges mice, rats and other rodents chew and destroy wiring and fuel lines, leaving owners with huge repair bills. The lawsuit alleges the fuel lines and wiring use soy-based insulation that is biodegradable, environmentally friendly and less expensive…


Rat Removal [Anna Maria] Rat Lungworm News

Rat Removal [Anna Maria] Rat Lungworm News A parasite is spreading through Florida, and it really is as bad as it’s sounds. It’s called rat lungworm and can cause meningitis in humans and animals.  The parasitic roundworm is native to Hawaii where there have been six confirmed cases this year. University of Florida researchers tested…


The Rattiest City in the US [Rat Removal Bradenton]

Bradenton, FL Rat Removal / Rat News   It’s a designation the city also held in 2014. It shouldn’t be a surprise.  Animal Planet listed the city as one of the 10 Worst Rat Cities in the World and in August, the website Chicagoist wondered “Are there more rats in Chicago this summer?” Short answer: Maybe. In…


Fighting Rats in Major Cities

Fighting Rats in Major Cities Did you know that dry ice can be used as a weapon in the fight against rats in major cities? With New York City receiving hundreds of complaints each year, the EPA has ok’d the state of New York’s access to this solid form of carbon dioxide — which is…