Grand Avenue Trailer Park FL Rat Control

Grand Avenue Trailer Park Rat Removal – Orange County, FL Rodent Pros

  • What if you are bitten by a rat

  • Do rats bite sleeping babies?

  • Baiting Tips for Roof Rats

Voted Best Rat Removal Companies in Grand Avenue Trailer Park

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At Orange County, FL Rodent Pros, we know how to get rids of rats in your Grand Avenue Trailer Park area building for good. With our vast knowledge of rat behavior and building construction, we will inspect every inch of your house or building – from top to bottom – and find every possible entry point. Once we have permanently sealed up all the holes, typically with heavy steel mesh or metal plating that rats can’t chew through, then we can start the Grand Avenue Trailer Park rodent trapping process.

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The best rat trap: Believe it or not, the tried-and-true, low-tech mouse trap (snap trap) – a simple piece of wood with a spring-loaded bar – is the most effective and humane way to kill a rat. Snap traps kill rats instantly, they are inexpensive and reusable, and they can fit in small spaces. Do not worry about the bait – you can use anything from peanut butter to fruit to – yes, cheese.

We service Orange and Grand Avenue Trailer Park, including the towns of Apopka, Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Longwood, Heathrow, Lake Mary, Oviedo, Fern Park, Maitland, Lockhart, Winter Park, Ocoee, Winter Garden, Pine Hills, Doctor Phillips, Pine Castle, Belle Isle, the Conway area, and College Park. The northern end of our range is Deltona and Kissimmee makes up the southern end.

Orange County, Florida

Orange County is a county in the state of Florida, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,145,956, making it Florida’s fifth-most populous county. The county seat is Orlando. Wikipedia

Population: 1.288 million (2015)
Area: 1,003 mi² (903 mi² Land / 100 mi² Water)

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Humane Roof Rat Removal in Grand Avenue Trailer Park Florida

What Are Rats?


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  • Check Your Attic!

  • Building Inspection and Rat-Proofing

  • Types of Rats

The adequate inspection of a large facility for the presence and location of roof rats often requires a nighttime search when the facility is normally shut down. Citrus trees, having very low hanging skirts, are more prone to damage because they provide rats with protection. Wire-mesh, live traps (Tomahawk®, Havahart®) are available for trapping rats. Sounds Noises produced by scurrying rats, scratching in the walls or other noises from nest building may tip off the property owner to a rat problem. Cage trapping is often considered to be the most humane way of dealing with an animal problem, and certainly when it comes to larger animals it is fair to say that it can be effective. Bait blocks are easy to place in small areas and difficult-to-reach locations out of the way of children, pets, and nontarget species. Rodent-proofing against roof rats usually requires more time to find entry points than for Norway rats because of their greater climbing ability. The fumigation of structures, truck trailers, or rail cars should only be done by a licensed pest control operator who is trained in fumigation techniques.

Are rats dangerous to cats, dogs, or other pets?


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  • Can rats swim? Do they drown?

  • How to Stop Roof Rat Damage

  • Rat Infestation

They prefer to consume fruits (sometimes referred to as the “fruit rat” or “citrus rat”) and nuts, although roof rats are omnivorous and will feed on almost anything available to them. In residences where rats may be living in the attic and feeding outdoors, the damage may be restricted to tearing up insulation for nesting or gnawing electrical wiring. Roof rat droppings are 12 to 13 mm with pointed ends, whereas Norway rat droppings are 18 to 20 mm and capsule shaped. Wire-mesh, live traps (Tomahawk®, Havahart®) are available for trapping rats. Historically, infected fleas have transmitted serious plagues from rats to humans. Grease marks (from the oil and dirt of rats) often appear along walls next to runways. Parks with natural and artificial ponds, or reservoirs may also be infested. Hantavirus - a potentially lethal virus if humans come in contact with rat urine or feces.

Do dogs keep rats away?


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  • Rat Infestation

  • Do I have Rats?

  • Do rats leave the attic during the day?

Rats that are captured should be humanely destroyed and not released elsewhere because of their role in disease transmission, damage potential, and detrimental effect on native wildlife. Rat treatment involves both non-chemical and chemical methods. Most of the states in the US interior are free of roof rats, but isolated infestations, probably stemming from infested cargo shipments, can occur. When everyone is asleep and the house is quiet, the rats can be heard scurrying about. Specifications may vary depending on bait manufacturer even though the active ingredient may be the same. It is found in every state. Only construction grade materials are used. Roof rats leave a hind foot track of about 3/4-1 inch.

Florida Roof Rat Removal