Worldwide, rats and mice spread over 35 diseases. These diseases can be spread to humans directly or indirectly. Handling rodents or contact with rodent feces, urine, or saliva can pass disease directly to humans. Rodent bites can also infect a human directly. Indirectly, disease can be spread to humans through ticks, mites or fleas that have fed on an infected rodent.
Some of the diseases carried by rodents which can be spread to humans:
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome, Plague, Lassa Fever, Leptospirosis, Lymphocytic Chorio-meningitis (LCM), Omsk Hemorrhagic Fever,Rat-Bite Fever, Salmonellosis, South American Arenaviruses, Tularemia
Mice can squeeze through a hole the size of a nickel, and rats can squeeze through a hole the size of a half dollar. Our service for rats and mice includes:
- Sealing off all entry points
- Setting traps to catch mice and rats inside the home & attic. (No Poison inside the home)
- Cleaning up harboring areas close to the home, if present, or advise homeowner on clean up
Placing stations outside for quick control