Category : Rodents

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Alternatives to Rodent Poison

When residents have unwanted rodents on their property, poison is often their go-to solution. But most people don’t realize the danger this choice poses not only to children and pets, but also to wildlife. As outlined in a Green Scene blog post…

4 Comments / 627 View / August 4, 2016

Finding Alternatives to Rodenticides

What are they? In short, rodenticides describe poisons commonly used to exterminate various types of rodents such as rats, gophers, and ground squirrels. The poison works by inhibiting clotting factors, causing the poisoned rodent to die from internal bleeding. The danger…

3 Comments / 512 View / February 25, 2016