Texans Beware: Rodent Control in Texas and How to Protect Your Home

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Each part of the country has certain pests that are unique to that area.  Not only different pest, but different pest during different times of the year.  When the cooler temperatures arrive so do a totally unique pests, rodents!

Aside from taking precautions with general pest control, it’s a good idea to look at the rodents that are common to your area so that you can take extra precautions to ensure your home’s security against rodent invasion.

Here, we’ve provided a list of common rodents in Texas so that you can take care and have the proper rodent control in Texas.

Common Rodent Invaders:

  • Rats
  • Mice 
  • Raccoons
  • Opossums
  • Squirrels

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First, you might need to know exactly what defines a rodent. Rodents are mammals that are characterized by their incisor teeth that grow long on each side of their jaw. For the most part, rodents have tiny but strong bodies and long tails. So mice, hamsters, and everything in between fits the definition of a rodent.

While rodents might seem like cute, furry friends, they can wreak havoc on your home. Not only can they get into your walls and chew on wires, woodwork, and put holes in drywall, but they also multiply exponentially. Two rodents can turn into thirty and then one hundred if you don’t get the proper rodent control in Texas.


Texas has many rodents that are common throughout the whole United States, like squirrels and mice. However, the most common invaders in our area are rats, mice, squirrels, raccoons, and opossums.  Luckily, we have dealt with all of these rodent pests in homes and businesses.  

Typically, once you call us because you have seen, smelled or heard something in your attic are garage, we will do a thorough inspection of the entire area.  We are looking for indications of the pests, and entry points.  We can also determine the severity.  The next step is to give you a proposal and discuss the necessary steps to get rid of and prevent the rodents or wildlife from reentering.

Once we begin the work, we will make numerous return visits to check traps and or remove the animals.  

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Animals that are specific to Texas can be found here, and in this article, you will find descriptions of all the rodents that are Texas specific. We hope you don’t ever have to get a rodent out of your home, barn, or property.

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However, if you do find yourself in a sticky situation, Fullscope Pest Control has the best rodent control in Texas. Give us a call at 832-898-01900 and set up your free consultation. Our representatives will be happy to help you with any questions.


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