How to Get Rid of Mice

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Getting rid of mice means eliminating conditions that are conducive to a mouse's environment, such as food, water and shelter. Discover different options for trapping or killing mice with help from an instructor and specialist in pest and wildlife... View Video Transcript

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Ed Carrow

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How to get rid of mice? This is Ed with Critter Control in Tampa Bay. People have asked that question for years and they'll continue to ask it in years in the future. Mice are here, how to get rid of them? If you want to get rid of them from your environment, clean the environment. Don't allow any conducive conditions, any build up, don't provide them shelter. They want food and water, eliminate those sources. So getting rid of mice, it's not a hard thing to do. But if they're in your structure, you have to build them out, you have to kill them in place. You can use poisons, toxicants, you can use bait stations, glue boards or snap traps, mouse traps. How to get rid of mice? There is a number of different ways to do it, if you're frustrated. Hey, call a professional and let them come, give you an outline of what to do. They'll seal your house, they'll use their poisons, they'll use rat snap traps, to capture the mice and take them away. You don't want them dying in your wall, they would cause a tremendous odor. So you need to be very creative on how to get rid of the mice. And initially, you build them out, clean up your own property, so that they don't have any conducive conditions, eliminate it. When you get frustrated enough, call a professional. This is Ed with Critter Control in Tamp Bay.