Rats, Mice & Voles

Identifying Rats

  • Seven to nine inches in length
  • Brown to reddish-gray fur
  • Black eyes and a pointed muzzle
  • Hairless tail
  • Primarily nocturnal
  • Most commonly discovered by droppings or damage to food items
  • Occasional sightings or sounds in the walls and or ceilings
  • Reproduction begins at five weeks of age with a 22-day gestation period
  • Multiple litters per year with six to 10 young per litter

Identifying Mice

  • Two to five inches in length
  • Grayish-brown with light colored fur on the belly
  • Small, black, protruding eyes
  • Nearly hairless tail
  • Primarily nocturnal
  • Most commonly discovered by droppings or damage to food items
  • Occasional sightings or sounds in the walls and or ceilings
  • Reproduction begins at 50 days of age; 20-day gestation period
  • Multiple litters per year with 10-12 young per litter

Identifying Voles

  • Two to five inches in length
  • Fur is brown or gray; often mistaken for a mouse
  • Short tail – about half the length of a mouse tail
  • Small eyes and ears
  • Most commonly discovered in spring when a vein-like system of dead grass is revealed after the snow melts
  • Eat the root systems of plants, trees, shrubs, vines and vegetables.
  • Not commonly seen due to the tunnel systems they inhabit
  • Reproduction begins at three weeks of age with a 21-day gestation period
  • Multiple litters per year with five to ten young per litter
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EPA Reg. No. 72500-14

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