A Norway rat found in Las Vegas, by Fischer's Pest Control.

NORWAY RATS

Las Vegas Norway Rat Physical Characteristics

  • Measures 7”- 9” in length
  • Blackish brown, coarse coat with whitish colored underside
  • Scaly, slightly hairy tail

 

Norway Rat Behavior

  • Males are territorial and display aggressive behavior
    towards perceived threats
  • Produce underground chambers that they dwell in
  • Norway rats can be found in cities, suburbs and wooded areas

 

Rat Food Sources in Las Vegas

  • Omnivorous preferring food containing protein

 

Life Cycle of the Norway Rat

  • One litter can contain up to 10 offspring
  • Females can produce up to 6 litters a year
  • Lifespan is up to 1 year

 

Rat-Related Information and Warnings

  • Droppings and urine can cause allergies, asthma as well
    as other medical conditions

 

Norway Rats can spread many diseases and cause extensive property damage. To avoid a complete infestation, Call Fischer’s Pest Control at (702) 348-9278 today.