Pest Guide

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Brown Rat

Rattus Norvegicus


  • Fur is usually brown to grey in colour on the body
  • Body can be up to 25cm long, with the tail approx. the same size in length
  • Males can weigh up to 350g in body weight with females typically weighing in at 250g
Technikil Brown Rat


  • Nocturnal by nature
  • Often found close to areas occupied by humans
  • Good climbers – can often be found at height (loft areas)
  • Often found to burrow
  • True omnivore – will feed on almost anything
  • Requires 30g of food per day and 60ml of water per day to survive


  • Gestation period of just 21 days
  • Litter sizes range from the average 7-14
  • Young females reach sexual maturity after just 5 weeks
  • Lifespan generally 1 year although in right conditions can survive for up to 3.



  • Get in touch via our contact form or call us free on 08003688628 and one of our customer care advisors will to take details of your pest issues/concerns
  • A free of charge, no-obligation site survey with a BPCA Fully Qualified Pest Surveyor at a time and day that best suits you.


  • All works carried out in line with BPCA guidelines and new CRRU Code of Best Practice
  • All methods of control used in a safe and controlled manner and will be explained and agreed upon during the initial site survey
  • Non-Toxic control methods used where possible to help maintain Pest Rights commitment to protecting our environment and reducing our chemical foot print


  • Regular PPM visits carried out in line with Pest Right Flexi-Pest Programmes
  • Catered for all types of industry providers inc
  • Hospitality / Restaurants / Food & Beverage / Office and many more
  • All-inclusive programmes, covering all eventualities
  • 24/7/365 callout facility
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