Rodents

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California’s proposed rodenticide ban bill on hold

August 28, 2019 By
The California Ecosystems Protection Act, or bill AB 1788, that would ban the use of certain rodenticides in the state, has been put on hold for now. Read more»
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Rodent Tales: Dale Shreve

August 19, 2019 By
Dale Shreve describes some of trickiest rodent control situations he's faced while working for Lenz Pest Control. Read more»
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Chemotecnica’s Jornadas Técnicas Integrales para Empresas de Control de Plagas

July 15, 2019 By
Andy Linares, founder of Bug Off Pest Control, shares details of his trip to Chemotecnica's 2019 Jornadas Técnicas para Empresas de Control de Plagas. Read more»

PMP Hall of Famer Corrigan is revered rodentologist

June 20, 2019 By
Dr. Robert “Bobby” Corrigan remains at the forefront of rodent control developments through his work as a consultant and educator. Read more»
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Ask the Expert: Outdoor rat-proofing tips

June 19, 2019 By
A pest management professional is servicing a house with a Norway rat problem, and compost bins that provide a constant food source. Read more»
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Grab a beer in San Fran with your favorite rat

June 13, 2019 By
A rat-themed pop-up bar opens in San Francisco this week, where guests can enjoy the company of rodents and maybe even adopt one. Read more»
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Dr. Bobby Corrigan inspects a grate in New York City, in a photo used in his 2008 PMP Hall of Fame induction. PHOTO: BOBBY CORRIGAN

College group goes on ‘rat safari’ with Dr. Bobby Corrigan

May 30, 2019 By
Dr. Bobby Corrigan spreads the word on the importance of rodent control in urban areas like New York City in a recent "rat safari" with college students. Read more»
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Experts share rodent control tips more PMPs should try

March 20, 2019 By
We asked Pest Management Professional's columnists and editorial board members to share some rodents control tips that more PMP's should try. Here are some of their responses — including a few extra that didn’t make it into our March print edition. Read more»
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Rodent tales with Jacob Barnes, Barnes Wildlife Control

March 19, 2019 By
Jacob Barnes, owner of Barnes Wildlife Control, Dayton, Ohio, shares a tale of two rodent jobs and their challenges Read more»
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‘Haven to Heaven’ paints quirky picture of rodent control

March 13, 2019 By
The cover of the September 1954 issue of Pest Control magazine, as Pest Management Professional was known, was a departure from the usual serious portraits or specimen photographs. Rather, it showcased the work of Utica, N.Y.-based artist Edward Juergensen, and... Read more»
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