Not only the wild rodents - rats and mice, but also the pets - guinea pigs, hamsters and gerbils can cause diseases. It is a huge concern for those who face this rodent trouble in their homes. These pests can make your home, theirs and will continue to live, if you don't do something about them.
Rodents can cause dangerous diseases such as plaque, rat bite fever, salmonellosis, leptospirosis and many other illnesses. Find out how you can control this pest menace in this infographic.
Food should be kept in tightly sealed containers and any leftovers or bits of food lying around the house should be cleaned up. Garbage should also be kept in tight containers.
You can detect that your house has been infested by finding droppings, tracks, smudges and gnaw marks. You can use traps or poison to get rid of the rodents or take the help of professionals in pest management.