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Q: #WorldRatDay: What references should I use to inform my customers as to why we manage rodents (rats) and the health risks they pose?


April 4th is World Rat Day! Its a great day to remind your customers of the dangers of rats and rodent infestations. Commensal rodents (rats and mice) pose many health risks. The web has many great resources already produced to educate your customers. Always take the time to reassure your customers that they have hired a licensed professional trained in the biology and best management practices for commensal rodents. For California companies that are facing legislation pressures, click here for a helpful PDF produced by Bell Labs to assist in the education of not only your customers but local officials who can benefit from this information when making legislative decisions.