Category: Rat Behavior

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…