Tag: rats

ILLUSTRATION: LEO MICHAEL

Fiction: Crawley and the rats in the neighborhood

December 10, 2018 By
Publisher’s Note: This series — “The Adventures of Crawley McPherson, Bug Man” — is a work of fiction. Crawley McPherson and all other characters in this series are products of the author’s imagination or used fictitiously. All names, places, locations... Read more»
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LA gets hit with flea-borne typhus outbreak

November 14, 2018 By
A growing outbreak of flea-borne typhus has hit downtown Los Angeles, particularly the homeless population. Read more»
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PelGar USA: Brigand SB

October 11, 2018 By
Brigand SB is a ready-to-use soft bait formulated specifically for the U.S. market. It’s produced using the highest quality ingredients, including food grade wheat, oats, chopped grain, soft lard and synthetic peanut flavoring, to produce a high-calorie, high-energy rodenticide. Synthetic... Read more»
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Why your rodent treatment failed

September 14, 2018 By
Analyze your challenges during a rodent infestation to ensure your treatment can be successful. Read more»
PHOTOS: PMP Archives / July, August, September 1951

From the archives: Pest control for an atomic age

August 24, 2018 By
In 1951, the magazine offered a take on what would happen to radiation-exposed pests in a three-part article titled. Read more»
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SenesTech, Bug Off Pest Control Center reach distribution agreement

June 11, 2018 By
SenesTech, Inc. announced a distribution agreement with Bug Off Pest Control Center for ContraPest, a non-lethal, rodent fertility control product for rat infestations. Bug Off will also market and sell ContraPest throughout the Greater New York area. Andy Linares, president... Read more»
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rat photo from iStock.com/GlobalP

What does the future hold for traditional rodent control solutions?

March 9, 2018 By
While monitoring devices are welcomed pieces of the puzzle, traditional rodent control technologies — traps, baits, stations and glue boards — remain integral tools, too. Read more»
Photo: Courtesy of Pied Piper Pest, Termite & Lawn

How remote monitoring technology works

March 8, 2018 By
Most systems offer the ability to analyze data and view trap locations. Read more»
PMP 1953 cover

Rodents: PMP looks back at historical events

March 1, 2018 By
This month, we go way back — a few centuries or so. Read more»
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Norway rat, illustrated for the Truman's Guide. (Art: North Coast Media)

The Plague may have been triggered by man-carried pests

January 17, 2018 By
Historically, rats and their fleas are assumed to have spread the outbreaks. Read more»
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