by | Oct 4, 2021 | Blog

What are Rodents


Are believed to have lived at least 56 millions years and the modern humans for less than one million. However, rodents and humans share virtually the same set of genes. The interaction between rodents and humans has been found that rodents found humans as a reliable source of shelter and food for those species and having the abilities to adjust with human habitats and they are way smarter than we think they are. They cause direct damages to crop and commodities by gnawing or feeding and may also cause indirect damage by spoilage, contamination hoarding during pre and post-harvesting stages.

Type of Disease Caused by Rodents & Damages

  • Rat bite Fever
  • Lymphocytic choriomeningitis (LCMV)
  • Hantavirus
  • Leptospirosis

As well as many other diseases. They are known to destroy homes and offices by gnawing, building their nest, and cause damages to property and assets.

Steps in Controlling Rodents

 You can prevent rodents by making sure to prevent entry holes into your house

  • Ensure all door seals are closed
  • Clean up and housekeeping
  • Seal cracks between cabinets and walls

If in doubt call a licensed professional to inspect and install effective rodent control measures. A.M.G Pest Management offer FREE quotes and open 7 days visit