When it comes to wildlife in Arlington TN, rats are some of
the most dangerous and destructive animals to have on your property. This is because rats have to chew constantly to keep their teeth filed down. Did you know that a rat's teeth can grow up to SIX INCHES in a year? Imagine a rat with fangs! I know that would freak me out! So unfortunately for us, rats have to chew things like duct work, wiring, wood, metal and plastic pipes, and concrete...all of which are in your home.
A Little Known Fact About Rats:
Did you know that a rat's bite is stronger per inch than the bite of a great white shark? The strength of a rat's bite can be up to 12 tons (24,000 pounds) per square inch. However, the bite of a great white shark is only around 2 tons (4,000 pounds) per square inch. Rats can chew through anything that's not harder than their teeth!