Mouse Control Scunthorpe

Pestcotek offer a specialist 24 hour mouse control service across Scunthorpe and surrounding areas. Discovering a mouse in your home or business can sometimes be distressing and mice as harmless as they may seem can cause a lot of damage to property and be a significant risk to human health.

The common house mouse can grow from 7cm to 9.5cm long with an additional 7cm to 9.5cm in length for its tail. They generally weigh around 12 to 30 grams and carry a number of dangerous pathogens or rodent-borne diseases including:

  • Salmonella – More commonly known as food poisoning which can cause serious illness and even death
  • Hantavirus – Gives you flu like symptoms and can cause severe respiratory distress and even death
  • Plague – Plague or bubonic plague as it is more commonly known as killed 50 million people in the 14th century

These are to name but a few of the deadly diseases these creatures carry, it is essential that you do not try to remove the mouse your self instead contact a professional Scunthorpe based mouse control technician on 01724 388699 and we will deal with the problem safely and professionally for you.

Mice Facts

  • The common house mouse can produce around 4-16 young per litter and 7-8 litters per year
  • Gestation period is around 3 weeks
  • Mice prefer to eat cereals and grains
  • The word used for the fear of mice is musophobia
  • Mice can communicate with other mice using facial expressions
  • Mice play dead when danger is near until the danger goes away
  • There are more than 30 species of mice

Other Areas Covered

If you do not see the area you are in covered below, please call Pestcotek FREE on 0800 092 1979 to see if we are still able to attend to your area. Our rat control areas covered are:

Call – 01724 388699