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Rats vs Mice: How are They Different?

Rats and mice have a knack for finding their way into our homes, where they can cause quite the stir. Not only can they inflict damage on your property, but they also pose a risk of spreading diseases. Tackling these rodents effectively requires an understanding of the key differences between the two. In this blog, we share everything you need

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What Do Rats Eat? Their 13 Favorite Foods

Rats, like the common brown rat (Rattus norvegicus) and the black rat (Rattus rattus), are adaptable and opportunistic when it comes to finding food. Their diets vary greatly in the wild or urban settings, depending on what’s accessible. Nonetheless, they exhibit a preference for certain types of food when given the choice. In this blog, we’ll provide a comprehensive overview

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How To Trap A Gopher Like a Pro: 5 Easy Steps

If you have gophers in your yard, you have to act fast to remove these pests and mitigate damage. Here at Smith’s Pest Management, we have more than 15 years of experience in the pest control industry. We’ve compiled our extensive knowledge into this DIY gopher-trapping guide. Before You Get Started Inspect the Damage. Check your yard for common signs

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How to Check for Bed Bugs in a Hotel: 5 Easy Steps

When traveling, the last thing you want to think about is bed bugs. Unfortunately, bed bugs often infest hotels, so we recommend that travelers inspect their rooms for signs of these pests before getting too comfortable. At Smith’s Pest Management, we have been providing pest management services in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 15 years. In this blog,

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