Rats And Mice Extermination Melbourne, Rats And Mice Control

The real problem with both rats and mice is that they contaminate more food than they eat. Many diseases can be transmitted by both rats and mice, and their gnawing of cables and wires can cause electrical fires.

There are a number of species of these rodents in the major population centres in Australia. During winter, most rodents move indoors for both shelter and food. In commercial premises, these can be year round problems. In rural Australia, mice can attain plague proportions given certain climatic conditions.

The Problem

Nests are often found close to where they scavenge for food and water. The female will give birth to 4-6 litters a year, which will contain 5-10 young. These young can reproduce three months after birth, so it is calculated, that within one year, a single pair of rodents can be responsible for as many 400-700 pests.


Rodent activity is usually at night, so it is important to identify if these pests from signs they leave. An expert from Pest Police will professionally identify the specific rodent and likely nest location. It is important to get expert advice for effective eradication, as both rats and mice have highly developed sense of smell, and can often identify chemicals in food, warning them off domestic baits.

Solving the Problem

The Pest Police inspector will identify the type of rodent, and recommend suitable treatment and warranty for all work. Baiting to roof void and sub floor area.  If internal problems lockable mouse and rat boxes are available.