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Title: Protech Pest Control - Your Trustworthy Rodent Pest Control Experts

Welcome to Protech Pest Control Your Trustworthy
Rodent Pest Control Experts
  • Rodents can be one of the dirtiest and most
    notorious pests to invade your property.
  • They can eat and contaminate crops like cereals,
    vegetables, oilseeds, etc. on the field as well
    as when these commodities are stored.
  • They not only damage 1/5 of the world's crop
    production but also transmit various hazardous
    diseases like plague, leptospirosis, etc. to
    humans and other animals.

Rodents Types and Characteristics
  • 1. Norway Rat
  • Sewer Rat or Brown rat
  • Life span 9-12 months
  • They are Omnivore and can eat both plants and
    animal matter
  • Characteristics
  • Large build with a blunt nose, short ears and
    fine hair
  • Grey or brown fur with grey feet
  • Head and body length - 2027 cm
  • Tail length - 1620 cm
  • Weight - 200500 grams

Rodents Types and Characteristics
  • 2. Roof Rat
  • Ship rat or black rat
  • Life span 9-12 months
  • They feed on cereals, fruits, grains, etc.
  • Omnivores and can eat insects or meet if required
  • Characteristics
  • Small, slender build with a pointed nose and
    translucent ears
  • Grey, black or brown fur with white belly fur and
    pink feet
  • Head and body length - 1420 cm
  • Tail length 25 cm
  • Weight - 200300 grams

Rodents Types and Characteristics
  • 3. House Mouse
  • Small
  • Life span 12 months
  • They eat fruits, grains, cereals and animal feed
  • Characteristics
  • Small, slender build with a pointed nose and
    large, hairy ears
  • Grey or brown fur with pink feet
  • Head and body length 8-10 cm
  • Tail length 8-10 cm
  • Weight 14-20 grams

Common Traits
  • Excellent climbers and swimmers
  • Nocturnal
  • Enter through small openings
  • Nice sense of hearing and smell
  • Chew through materials like wiring, wood,
    aluminium, lead, etc.

Rodents Infestation - Breeding Machines
  • Life span 1-3 years
  • Puberty Age 6-16 weeks
  • Oestrous Cycle 3-7 days
  • Heat Duration 9-24 hours
  • Mating Habit Promiscuous
  • Gestation Period 18-30 days
  • Breeding Season Round the year
  • Litter Size 1-22
  • Postpartum Heat 4-96 hours
  • Breeding Potential Per Pair Per Year 800-1500

Rodent Infestation and Diseases
  • 1. Leptospirosis
  • Symptoms Fever, sore muscles, red eyes, chills
    and vomiting
  • Mode of Transmission Mouse and rat urine
  • 2. Rat Bite Fever
  • Symptoms Fever, muscle pain, headache, vomiting,
    rash and joint pain
  • Mode of Transmission Bite of an infected animal
  • 3. Gastrointestinal Infections Salmonellosis,
    Campylobacteriosis and Cryptosporidiosis
  • Symptoms Fever, headache, vomiting, lethargy and
  • Mode of Transmission Foodborne. Contamination of
    food or preparation surfaces

Things to Do If Got a Rodent Bite
  • Instantly clean the wound with soap and water
  • Pat dry the area. Rub on antibiotic cream and
    secure it with a clean bandage
  • Visit a doctor and opt for medical treatment. You
    might need tetanus or antibiotics

Rodent Infestation Signs
Look out for Damage Signs Produced by
  • Gnawing
  • Feeding
  • Holes
  • Smears
  • Droppings

  • Eliminate grass, weeds and undesirable vegetation
  • Get rid of garbage and trash piles
  • Remove potential rodent harbourages
  • Regular cleaning inspection

  • Seal all the openings with the help of mortar,
    steel wood, sheet metal, hardware cloth, etc.
  • Use a metal sheet at the bottom of the doors

How to Reduce Rodent Population?
  • 1. Traps
  • Cage
  • Wooden
  • Wire
  • Snap
  • Bamboo
  • Bandicoot

How to Reduce Rodent Population?
  • 2. Poison Baiting Rodenticides Traps
  • Single Dose Poison
  • A full-proof poison which kills the rodent in a
    single dose
  • Multiple Dose Poison
  • Need to feed multiple time poison baits
  • Factors Affecting Baiting Programs
  • Insufficient bait placements
  • Poor maintenance
  • Availability of other food sources
  • Once feeding begins, avoid moving the bait
  • Key To Ensure Effect Rodent Control/Mice Control
  • Install fresh baits and bait points
  • Try to keep appropriate bait points with right

How to Reduce Rodent Population?
  • 3. Biological Control Predation
  • Hawks, owls, eagles, foxes, etc. feed on rats.
    This may help reduce the rodents but may not be
    as effective as to reduce damage.
  • 4. Cultural Practices
  • Irrigation
  • Crop rotation
  • Soil cultivation
  • Grazing management

Why Opt for Professional Rodent Pest Control?
  • They are well-versed with effective mouse control
    and removal methods
  • They can identify rats and opt for the best
    rodent treatment, which is most effective for
    that particular species
  • They opt for mice removal methods that are safe
    for humans and the environment
  • Rat removal experts hold expertise in using
    chemical rodent treatment and in the right
  • They provide a 100 rat control guarantee

Thank You
To Make Your Property Mice FREE and Prevent
Rodent Diseases Call Protech Pest Control
Protech Pest Control 4/11 Cooper Street,
Campbell field, VIC 3061, Australia Mon to Fri
- 830AM to 500PM Muzi Tsolakis 1300 486
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