HAE

There are disease concerns with both rats, mice and other rodents. These diseases can be spread to humans directly, through handling of rodents, through contact with rodent feces, urine, or saliva, or through rodent bites.

These diseases can be spread to humans directly through handling of rodents, rodent bites, or through contact with rodent feces, urine or saliva.  The best way to preventing human exposure to rodent diseases is effective rodent control in and around the home.

Getting Rodents Under Control
Getting a rodent problem under control can be very frustrating. The keys to rodent control are sealing, trapping and cleaning.

CDC provides some guidance on how to get rodent problems under control

It is very important to take the appropriate precautions when cleaning up after rodents. This includes cleaning up rodent urine, droppings, nests and dead rodents.

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