Rats are the kinds of rodents with long and they have thin tails and puny tails.Rats can spread many kinds of diseases . Both Rats and mice spoil your food,and can spread diseases, as they are dirty .
Rats and mice are most common in roof spaces, bedroom lafts, kitchen cupboards , building gaps wall and foundation, around plumbing pipes or through other holes wherever you find around. They eat a variety of foods. They have poor eyesight but excellent senses of smell, taste and touch. They are mostly active at night.
Rats will also drag their tails, leaving a mark between their feet tracks. Unscented baby powder or flour, lightly sprinkled can help you determine tracks and their runways as they cross suspected areas.
Rats are dangerous pests .They are unfortunately attracted to areas where humans for their survivance. They will go wherever there is food and garbage with different types of eatables and snacks. Rats tend to seek refuge in confined spaces so a storage shed clustered with wood is a good spot to hide for them.They also carry disease causing virus and bacteris and even worms and fleas.