|1.||They eat food and contaminate it with urine and excrement.|
|2.||They gnaw into materials such as paper, books, wood, plastic, soft metals and wiring which may cause fire hazard.|
|3.||They spread many diseases.|
The gestation period of a rodent is about 19-21 days. They give birth to a litter of 3-14 young. One female can have 5 to 10 liters per year. As a result, rodent can reproduce very quickly.
|1.||Rodenticide baiting at a strategic position, i.e along rodents runways.|
|2.||Traps and Glue-boards and affected areas disinfected.|
|3.||Sanitation and elimination of a hiding places.|