How to Get Rid of Rats

how to get rid of rats

One of the most feared and controversial critters that will ever grace your home, rats have a very mixed reputation. The fact that they’re so closely related to mice (but much larger) is enough reason for many. However, feral rats in the home can cause all sorts of damage and pose some health risks, so …

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How to Get Rid of a Dead Mouse Smell

how to get rid of dead mouse smell

There’s nothing worse than coming home to an awful stench and finding out it wasn’t the dog’s flatulence causing it. Narrowing down the possibilities, you remember seeing droppings and come to the terrifying conclusion that you’re dealing with a dead mouse or rat. Obviously, finding the corpse and getting rid of it is the best …

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How to Get Rid of Chipmunks

how to get rid of chipmunks

Despite their cute appearance, chipmunks can become quite the nuisance for many homeowners. These little rodents have been known to destroy gardens, take up residence in your walls or attic, and demand hula hoops for Christmas. While not as common as their squirrel kin, dealing with one can be just as frustrating. Before you attempt …

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How to Get Rid of Prairie Dogs

how to get rid of prarie dogs

Certainly one of the cuter species of rodent, prairie dogs are a communal critter consisting of five species. As with most rodents, they’re quite intelligent but inadvertently destructive, making it necessary to get rid of prairie dogs which find their way onto your property. Getting to Know Prairie Dogs As with all critters, the more …

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How to Get Rid of Squirrels

Squirrels are some of the most adorable critters that will ever grace your yard. They’re fun to watch, fun to feed, and make great pets. Unfortunately, they can also be a nuisance when the weather gets cold or you’re trying to attract birds using feeders. Another potential problem is that these intelligent critters can cause …

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How to Get Rid of Groundhogs (Woodchucks)

Best known for their supposed ability to predict spring weather and giving Bill Murray Déjà vu, the groundhog is one of the most notorious garden pests in the Eastern US. These large rodents may look adorable and have a generally laid-back demeanor, but they’ll devour your entire garden before you know it. You may be …

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