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Re: Mice in the birds room

Posted by Glenda on 8/13/09
(12) Comments

    I got 4 in a pack at Walmart for $20 last month. So far no mice.
    If mice can get in, snakes can get in and where mice are you will
    definitely have snakes.


    On 8/13/09, feathers wrote:
    > On 4/29/09, Ummm again wrote:
    >> On 4/28/09, Rich wrote:
    >>> First and foremost mice are atracted to seeds, pellets bird
    >>> food for a source of eating...if th room or aviary isnt clean
    >>> always then youll battle the problem for a long
    >>> recommend calling a pest control person to advise on your
    >>> peticular situations as mice and rats contract rabies and
    >>> other diseases that could be lethal your your birds more so
    >>> than any stress issues. stress issues would be the last thing
    >>> id be worried about in your situation. my concern would be
    >>> the health of the birds with the rodents around them. because
    >>> when you clean the floor the mice will get in the cages...
    >>> what do you think that will do the stress level of the birds.
    >>> u just dont see them in cages due to they move at night
    >> You really need to check your facts and quite trying to scare
    >> people because you have no idea what you are talking about.
    >> Here is a quote/paste from the CDC site. It really wasn't
    > that
    >> hard to find.
    >> ------------------------------------------------------------
    >> What is the risk of rabies from squirrels, mice, rats, and
    >> other rodents?
    >> Small rodents (such as squirrels, rats, mice, hamsters, guinea
    >> pigs, gerbils, and chipmunks, ) and lagomorphs (such as
    > rabbits
    >> and hares) are almost never found to be infected with rabies
    >> and have not been known to cause rabies among humans in the
    >> United States. Bites by these animals are usually not
    >> considered a risk of rabies unless the animal was sick or
    >> behaving in any unusual manner and rabies is widespread in
    > your
    >> area. I just ordered 2 of those you plug into a outlet to keep
    > mice spiders and other stuff away. Not suppose to interfear with
    > birds or dogs. I am going to try these they are 25.00 each I
    > will let you know if they work.