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Rat & Rodent Control in Memphis

Do you smell

Musty or musky odor behind appliances or in the back of a closet?

Do you notice any droppings in your home or office? Are you finding chew marks in cardboard boxes and plastic bags? If your answer to any of this is “yes”, then you probably have a rat or rodent infestation.
Don’t let these pests start or continue being a nuisance and take over your property. Take action immediately by contacting Action Pest Control for a FREE INSPECTION and a tailored rat & rodent control for your needs. With our team, you can get rid of the existing rodent infestation and prevent future ones from reoccurring.

Problems a

Rat or Rodent Infestation Brings

Allergic Reactions

Rodent dander or urine can trigger an allergic reaction in those who are sensitive to it. These reactions include sneezing, coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, nasal congestion, hives, eczema, and eye irritation. In more severe cases, it can even lead to asthma attacks or anaphylaxis.

Disease Carriers

Rodents carry diseases that can be transmitted to humans and other animals. They pass these off through their saliva, urine, and feces when they contaminate surfaces and food. These include the hantavirus, Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV), salmonella, tularemia, and rat bite fever.
Rodents can also carry ticks, mites, and fleas, which can infest pets on your property and pass on the diseases they carry. These include heartworms, Lyme disease, tapeworms, and murine typhus.

Property Damage

Fleas feed on blood, which leads to the body lacking red blood cells in extreme cases. On the other hand, ticks transmit diseases like Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis, and Rocky Mountains spotted fever that damages the body’s red blood cells.

Why a Comprehensive

Approach to Rodent Extermination is Necessary

Controlling a rodent infestation can be difficult, especially if you only use chemical pesticides, baits, and traps. Here’s why:

Rodents Adapt Easily to Their Environment

Rats, mice, and squirrels are highly adaptable creatures. This is how they can easily find hiding spots and food sources in various environments. With a single pest control method, they will eventually adapt to it by avoiding trapped areas and changing where they go and live.

They Can Get Aggressive When Threatened

Rodents, especially rats, are known to bite and scratch when they feel threatened, like when they are caught in a trap or bait. This poses a risk to humans and pets, especially if they are infected.

Infestations Can Escalate Quickly

Rodents reproduce rapidly. A few rats can easily turn into a full-blown infestation that leads to extensive damage to homes, yards, and buildings. Having only a singular rodent control approach will not be able to ensure that they will not be able to reproduce.

Why Integrated Pest Management is

the Best Approach to Rodent Control


Holistic Approach

Integrated pest management (IPM) uses a combination of pest control methods to solve the root cause of the infestation while addressing the immediate pest problem. It identifies the specific pests to create the best approach and involves ongoing monitoring to ensure a lasting result.

Reduced Environmental Impact

IPM does not rely on chemical pesticides. If a situation requires its use, it does so in a targeted manner. This minimizes the harm chemicals can inflict on the environment and reduces the risks to human and animal health.

Health and Safety

Chemical pesticides are used sparingly and in a targeted manner in integrated pest management. As a result, humans and animals are at a much lesser risk of being exposed to toxic chemicals and experiencing an allergic reaction.

Long Term Results

Integrated pest management addresses the conditions that attract the rodents and the existing rodent population infesting the property. This prevents future infestations and ensures a sustainable pest management strategy over time.

Why Choose

Action Pest Control


With more than three decades of experience, we bring unmatched expertise in solving pest control problems for our Memphis residential and commercial clients.

Customized Solutions

Every property and pest problem is unique. This is why we take a tailored approach for every pest infestation we solve for our clients. We strategize a tailored plan that aligns with your needs and budget.

Safe and Environmentally Friendly

Our methods prioritize non-chemical solutions, ensuring everyone’s safety and managing any existing risks effectively.

Schedule Your

Free Inspection with Action Pest Control

Ready to take control of your rodent problem? Don’t let it get worse by contacting Action Pest Control today for your FREE COMPREHENSIVE INSPECTION. Our team of experts will assess your property, identify potential entry points, and create a customized plan to keep rodents at bay and exterminate the ones in your Memphis property.
Protect your property and gain peace of mind by scheduling your free inspection!