When most people learn that they have a rat problem, they assume that they are going to have to kill the rats in order to get rid of them. This can include such things as setting up spring traps and using poison. They may even have to resort to using glue traps that can result in a massive amount of suffering for the rats. However, it is possible to get rid of the rats through humane means, and there are a couple of benefits of getting rid of the rats through humane means.
The first advantage of using humane rat removal methods is that it is safe for both humans and their pets. This is because there is not risk of accidental poisoning from the chemicals that are used to kill rats. In addition, rat poison is extremely lethal, and it can be very dangerous to have it lying around a building for weeks on end. Even things like spring and glue traps can be a danger to small pets, and they are able to injure larger dogs. The biggest risk from humane rat removal is having a cat or dog get trapped in a live trap. If this happens, one can simply set them free.
The second benefit of live rat removal, is that it can allow for one to make sure that there are no dead rats, which can be a serious health hazard. Live traps allows for the rat to be removed by a professional that is wearing protection. This means that one never has to come into contact with a rat or it’s dead body.