Damage to Rats do?
Rats cause a huge loss of food worldwide. Besides eating
our food they spoil it by contamination with their feces,
urine, or fur. They can be found not only in our homes,
but supermarkets, restaurants, warehouses, food processing
facilities, livestock facilities, and farm fields.
bait should I use for Rats? Cereal, grains,
nuts (especially peanuts) sunflower seeds, anise oil
(a drop or two on bread), shelled corn, apples work
well for bait. Mixed peanut butter and oatmeal or peanut
butter and molasses, popcorn. One trapper swears by
almond extract on bread as bait to tempt the nearest
should I place Rat traps?
It is very important to use plenty of traps. As many
as six traps for only one or two rats is appropriate.
In a commercial building or restaurant as much as a
couple of dozen is needed.The traps should be placed
in darkened corners, along walls, behind appliances
and any areas where droppings have been sighted. In
trapping for rats, place traps about 10 feet apart since
they don't travel very far. If
the rat population is large, place the traps about 15-20