Sonoma Sheriff's Video Shows Rats Overrun Hiking Trail by Homeless CampNew aerial infrared video footage released by the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office shows rats drawn to the county's largest homeless encampment scurrying along a popular recreational trail between Santa Rosa and Sebastopol.
Wildlife Deaths From Rat Poison Remain A Concern As Rat Population Grows In California CitiesCalifornia finds itself in a dilemma over what to do about the abundance of rat poison found in the vast majority of wildlife predators, as the rat population continues to grow in cities across the state.
Photo Of Rat Droppings On Domino's Pizza Dough Goes ViralA Tennessee Domino's Pizza is under fire after a photo of raw dough covered in rat droppings was posted on the internet.
Like Rats? You Can Adopt At Peninsula Humane SocietyA group of domesticated rats are available for adoption at the Peninsula Humane Society & Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in Burlingame, shelters officials said Thursday.
Residents Complain About Cockroaches, Filth At Concord ApartmentResidents at an East Bay apartment complex complain they are living in filthy conditions infested with roaches, bed bugs and mold.
Growing San Francisco Rat Infestation Creates Huge Demand For ExterminatorsSome San Francisco residents say they are dealing with a particularly bad rat infestation, and exterminators agree – telling customers they can’t come out right away because of the demand.
East Bay Neighborhoods Facing Pricey Pest Problems As Winter Weather Heads Our WaySome East Bay neighborhoods are facing a growing problem with rats, and with a potentially powerful El Nino weather system headed our way this winter, the problem could get worse, and expensive for residents trying to eradicate them.
Wildlife Services Rescue Skunks Caught In Rat Traps In Monterey, Santa Cruz CountiesWildlife Emergency Services crews responded to three rescues of skunks caught in rat traps in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties in four days, which the group said Monday is an unusually high number.
Drought, Hot Weather Causing Rodent Infestations In East Bay HomesBusiness is booming for pest eradication companies as the drought and the hot weather hitting the Bay Area has forced rats to come out of the woodwork in search of water.
Rats, Dangerous Mold Found At Santa Rosa Apartment Complex, Residents Asked To LeaveResidents of a Santa Rosa apartment complex have been forced to vacate their units after inspectors found a rat infestation and dangerous mold conditions, among other issues.
Videos Of Rat Abuse At Petaluma High School Prompt OutcryVideos showing Sonoma County high school students abusing rats at an on-campus wildlife museum have sparked outrage and a petition to the governor asking him to shut down the nonprofit program.