Results for - Rats in the yard

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1. Last autumn, it looked like rats made their home in our backyard. Do you have rats in your backyard?

Yes
9%
188 votes
No
71%
1,414 votes
Undecided
7%
138 votes
Not Applicable
13%
260 votes

2. Some of them burrowed and made their way into our shed (chewed right through). Have you ever had this happen to you?

Yes
12%
242 votes
No
61%
1,223 votes
Undecided
4%
86 votes
Not Applicable
22%
449 votes

3. We reinforced our shed and hammered down new floorboards. We added a 'moat' of patio stones around the shed. This saved our shed from the rats, but they ended up burrowing all over our yard over the winter. After the winter thaw did you notice holes all over your yard?

Yes
10%
208 votes
No
53%
1,050 votes
Undecided
4%
79 votes
Not Applicable
33%
663 votes

4. How would you deal with rats in your yard?

Rat poison
41%
818 votes
Clip traps
15%
305 votes
Stick traps
13%
260 votes
Cage traps
20%
399 votes
Leave 'em ... don't care
20%
399 votes
Other (please specify)
15%
295 votes
04/30/2016 Seasons 2070 47 By: epoon08mba
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