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Bolton-upon-Dearne Rat Catchers and Pest Experts

Bolton-upon-Dearne Rat Catchers (S63): Although it's not all that common nowadays, spotting rats in your garden or property in Bolton-upon-Dearne is not really a good experience to go through. A single sighting of a rat should not be that much of an issue, nevertheless, if you witness rats more frequently or spot several rats you could potentially be heading for trouble since they breed so rapidly.

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Although neither of the 2 types of rat at present found in the British Isles originate from these shores, they've unquestionably thrived since they got here. The brown rat is particularly commonplace whilst the ship (black) rat is not so much so these days. Both breeds originated from Asia and made their way to the UK as stowaways on boats.

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The black rat at 5-7 inches, is not as large as the common brown rat, which grows to a length of almost 9" and weighs about half a kilogram. To prevent their incisor teeth from getting too long, common brown rats need to keep chewing things, and that's why they are responsible for so much damage. Their attention is frequently targeting items made of wood.

Rats leave droppings, gnaw their way through insulation, wires, woodwork and pipes, transmit diseases, and are typically troublesome in businesses and homes in Bolton-upon-Dearne. Any sightings of rats need to be reported to the local authorities. Or click HERE to report incidences of rats and other pest problems on the .gov website online.

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You'll on occasion discover the presence of rats not by in fact physically observing them, but by their indicating their presence in other ways. It could be that you might spot distinctive rat holes gnawed in skirting boards or floorboards, you may come across a rat's nest hidden away somewhere, you may hear noises coming from a wall, floor or loft or you could notice droppings on floors or in cupboards.

Unless you wish to wait around for the local council to remedy your rat problem you may also bring in local Bolton-upon-Dearne rat catcher or pest controller who'll be knowledgeable in the art of pest removal. These days rat catchers generally come under the umbrella of pest control, and pest elimination services don't only remove rats but additionally bedbugs, moles, wasps, mice, fleas, cockroaches and all sorts of household and garden pests. (Tags: Pest Control Bolton-upon-Dearne, Ratcatchers Bolton-upon-Dearne )

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Pest control and rat catching can be carried out in Bolton-upon-Dearne and also in nearby places like: Broomhill, West Melton, Mexborough, Harlington, Goldthorpe, Billingley Green, High Melton, Barnburgh, Cadeby, Brodsworth, Manvers, Marr, Middlecliff, Adwick upon Dearne, Hickleton, Thurnscoe, together with these postcodes S63 8DA, S63 8JT, S63 8HQ, S63 8HP, S63 8DT, S63 8FR, S63 8ER, S63 8NP, S63 8PA, S63 8DZ. Locally based Bolton-upon-Dearne rat catchers will probably have the postcode S63 and the phone code 01709. Checking this out should make certain that you're accessing local pest control. Bolton-upon-Dearne homeowners are able to utilise these and countless other similar services.

Rat Prevention Bolton-upon-Dearne

Dissuading mice and rats before they become a nuisance is certainly the easiest way to avoid such issues. Therefore, rat prevention must be something to consider even if you don't have a rat problem presently. Household rubbish laying around your garden is among the principal factors behind rat and mouse infestations. You'll do little else but encourage them if you give them both the materials and place to build a nest. Additionally, you should refrain from supplying easy foodstuffs by leaving food waste around and putting out bird seed feeders with grain that's only going to attract them.


Digging and burrowing is something that rats really love to do and it's alongside solid objects or structures like garden shed bases, garages, patios and paths where they especially prefer to dig. These are often not simple holes in the ground, but extensive networks of burrows, intended to provide food storage, nesting and shelter. The access points to burrows tend to be worn smooth by the continuous ins and outs, so watch out for smooth sided holes next to and beneath solid structures. Should you notice holes but aren't certain that they're made by rats, they'll commonly be 2-4 inches in diameter. It's possible to find out if rats are there by partially blocking up the burrow entrance to ascertain if they come back and clear it.

Rat Bites

Although, in the UK, bites from rats are not all that common, they do happen every so often, and the implications can be serious in some instances. If you encounter a rat in a confined area, it could bite you if it is threatened or cornered, therefore leave an easy exit route and try to stay out of it's way.

Rat bites sometimes occur in homes where rats are kept as pets, and placing your hand inside a rat's cage is certainly a manoeuvre to be avoided. Rat bites aren't always dangerous, though should be avoided if possible, and they can turn nasty or even fatal if they develop into "rat bite fever". If left without treatment "rat bite fever" (RBF) can lead to death in 10% of cases.

Symptoms of Rat Bite Fever (RBF) - A number of signs and symptoms can be experienced by someone with "rat bite fever" including:

  • Rashes
  • Swelling or Redness
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Muscle Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Joint Pain

In the unlikely circumstance that you ever get a rat bite, you will need to carefully bathe the wound, apply some antibiotic ointment, and cover it with a clean, sterile bandage or gauze. Even if you don't think it is that bad, you should get it checked out at your nearest hospital A&E, or book an appointment to see your doctor or GP. If it's five years or more since you received your last tetanus shot, you should get one of those done as well, as rat bites can easily become infected.

Signs of Rats

There are a number of ways by which you can find out if you have rats. When you've got some suspicions that there might be rats in your property or business you should look out for holes or burrows next to solid surfaces, search for signs of tail trails or footprints in dusty areas or on loose soil, watch for rub marks where their greasy fur leaves marks on walls and skirtings, listen for scratching noises coming from attics and walls, particularly during the night, keep your eyes open for droppings (faeces), they're dark brown and look similar to large grains of rice, pay attention to gnawing in wood, cables and wires, especially in attics.

Coming Soon: Diseases spread by rats.

In Conclusion

Folks with a rat problem in Bolton-upon-Dearne are often tempted to have a crack at solving it themselves. So, if you find yourself in this situation, what ought you to do? By looking around hardware stores, shops and supermarkets in and around Bolton-upon-Dearne, it's relatively simple to buy rat poisons, rat traps and similar products.

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An experienced rat exterminator in Bolton-upon-Dearne is however the best person for the job, seeing that removing rats isn't necessarily as simple as you may suppose.

The newcomer's use of rat poisons will likely cause more problems than it solves, seeing that you must be incredibly careful with them especially if pets and children are running around. You would be far better off enlisting the assistance of a specialist when you need rat control in Bolton-upon-Dearne.

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Also find: Hickleton pest control, Goldthorpe pest control, Marr pest control, Cadeby pest control, Billingley Green pest control, Middlecliff pest control, West Melton pest control, Mexborough pest control, Thurnscoe pest control, Harlington pest control, Barnburgh pest control, High Melton pest control, Brodsworth pest control, Broomhill pest control, Adwick upon Dearne pest control, Manvers rat catchers and more. Most of these villages and towns are catered for by professional pest control. Bolton-upon-Dearne residents can get price quotes by clicking here.

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Rat Control Around Bolton-upon-Dearne: Some Bolton-upon-Dearne areas and roads where rat issues have recently been solved - Beechfield Close, Sheaf Crescent, Primrose Close, Ringway, Bridge Street, The Crescent, Ingsfield Court, Wath Road, Church Mews, West Avenue, Buttermere Close, Dale Grove, Fairfield, Crofton Drive, Dearne Road, South Drive View, Crossways, Crane Well View, Station Road, Broomhill View, Coronation Drive, Commonwealth View, Hawthorne Drive, Bank End Close, Canberra Rise, Caernarvon Crescent, Highgate Lane, as well as the following Bolton-upon-Dearne area postcodes: S63 8DA, S63 8JT, S63 8HQ, S63 8HP, S63 8DT, S63 8FR, S63 8ER, S63 8NP, S63 8PA, S63 8DZ. Work was achieved in these areas by specialists in pest control. Bolton-upon-Dearne residents were given reliable and high quality pest control services on each occasion.

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(This pest control Bolton-upon-Dearne article was created on 06-10-2022)