Rodenticide harms other animals

Rodenticide harms other animals

Rodenticide poisons are still used to a large extent for rodent control, but rats and mice are not the only animals killed. Sometimes stone martens, polecats, foxes, owls, or even cats and dogs are exposed to secondary poisoning through eating poisoned rodents and die...
Snap traps, rodenticide or digital traps?

Snap traps, rodenticide or digital traps?

Many professional pest control operators (PCOs) are currently using digital traps for rodent control and this trend appears to be increasing. Traditional snap traps and rodenticides are of course still used in many cases. The reasons why more PCOs use digital traps...
Why pest control is important to our health?

Why pest control is important to our health?

COVID-19 has impacted all of us. We are washing our hands, keeping a farther distance to one another, and cleaning surfaces more frequently, than we used to just a few years ago. We try our best to prevent the COVID-19 virus from spreading – but what about other...
How to find signs of rats

How to find signs of rats

Rats will quite frankly be unwanted guests in most people’s homes. In Denmark, you have to report to the authorities, if you discover rats, regardless of whether you see a rat at home, in your garden, or at work. Rats can be the carrier of no less than 50 diseases....
How to tell: Rats at your house?

How to tell: Rats at your house?

Who would want to have rats in the house? Everyone will most likely agree that they do not wish to see a single rat indoors. However, rats thrive in many places both in the cellar, the garden, or in the loft and oftentimes they are looking for food. Learn more about...
Rune knows when a trap has caught a rat

Rune knows when a trap has caught a rat

Rune Lindholm is a Pest Control Technician (PCO) at HedeDanmark. Whenever he goes to check one of the TrapMe traps, it is always with a little excitement, as he secretly hopes that a massive rat has been caught. “A trap alarm is sort of a red flag, which means that we...