Rodent Extermination & Control

For the best, longest lasting result in expert mouse and rat pest control management, Call SWAT Pest Control

We use environmentally friendly rodent control products and have the mouse and rat extermination & control expertise to achieve results for you.

Norway Rat Outdoors

Norway Rat Outdoors

Roof Rat Indoors

Roof Rat Indoors

House Mouse Indoors

House Mouse Indoors

Rodent Chewed Wall

Rodent Chewed Wall

Rodent Chewed Pipe

Rodent Chewed Pipe

Rat Behind Fridge

Rat Behind Fridge

Rodent Facts

  • Nearly blind, they use their sense of touch for guidance travelling along walls and objects
  • Have memorized muscle movement in which they essentially memorise their surroundings
  • Use their sense of smell to find food
  • Omnivorous foragers eating a variety of food - grains, meats, fish, fruits etc.
  • Remember the foods that made them ill and avoid them in future
  • Nocturnal creatures, typically feeding at night to avoid predators
  • Hoard food in places where they feel comfortable to feed
  • Can chew through almost anything, damaging plumbing and electrical fittings
  • Prevalent and exist in all climates
  • Found both indoors and out
  • Excellent climbers

Rodent Prevention

  • Consistent hygiene practises to eliminate food source, rodents will consume any discarded food by humans
  • Keep grass and vegetation cut short; tall grass protects rodents from predators
  • Harvest ripe fruit from trees growing on the property and pick up any rotting fruit on the ground
  • Keep overhanging trees cut back, overhanging trees provide dark shadowy areas where rodents feel safe
  • Piles of debris should be removed from exterior of building
  • Tightly sealed lids on rubbish bins and skip bins
  • large enough to prevent spill over.
  • Rubbish bins and skip bins emptied regularly
  • Pick up pet faeces around property