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Learn more about the rodents that may be infesting your home, buildings, yard and fields and how to control them in the safest and most efficient way.

 

House Mouse

One sign of a mouse infestation is mouse droppings - even a small infestation can produce literally thousands of droppings in a short period of time! Learn More »

 

Norway Rat

Sometimes referred to as a "super rat," these large rats can reach 16 inches in length, including the tail. Favorite foods of this basement dweller include bacon and shrimp! Learn More »

 

Mole

Moles are unique in appearance, having webbed feet they use for "swimming" in the soil. One species, the star-nosed mole, has 22 tentacle-like projections around its mouth. Learn More »

 

Deer Mouse

Deer Mice can transmit a wide variety of diseases to humans. One serious and often fatal disease transmitted by the deer mouse is Hantavirus. Learn More »

 

Roof Rat

When roof rats inhabit upper areas of office buildings and homes, they often gnaw on wires, possibly leading to fires, outages, and production down-time. Learn More »

 

Gopher

Gophers present a more serious problem than moles, because of their inadvertent destruction of underground utility cables, water lines, sprinkler systems and irrigation pipes. Learn More »

 

Woodrat (Packrat)

Earning its nickname "packrat," this furry, giant hamster-like rodent is particularly fond of shiny objects, and will drop whatever it's carrying to take the trinket instead. Learn More »

 

Vole

Voles can have up to 17 litters and 80 pups in a year. However, voles have many predators, and most voles only survive a few months in the wild. Learn More »

 

Shrew

Shrews will eat animals five times larger than themselves. They may even go after birds at feeders. For the most part, however, they are beneficial – eating mice and insects. Learn More »

 
FAQs Find out about the myths, misconceptions, or half-truths commonly heard from people about rodents in their neighborhoods. Myths about mice, rats and moles are covered in a Q&A format. Learn More »
 
How To Choose A Mouse Trap In 1 Minute All you need to know to choose the right mouse trap for you - in 60 seconds. Go »
 
Diagnose Your Problem Inspecting your home, shed or barn is important for determining which type of rodents are present: rats or mice. Learn More »