Mice

  One of Ford's Hometown Service's technicians sent me this photo last year of the biggest mouse I have ever seen. While there is nothing unusual about mice, there is something unusual about the size of this mouse. It must have a great food source nearby, such as a...

Mice Mice contaminate our crops and spread various diseases by biting us and leaving urine and feces on surfaces. They can also introduce fleas, carry ticks infected with Lyme Disease and carry an assortment of mites. Mice also carry Hantavirus, which causes severe respiratory infections in...

We here at Ford's Hometown Services provide what we consider to be preventative pest service. Meaning we don't wait till you have a problem to address it. Our services for mice start in August because we know that mice will soon start moving in when...

I ran across this funny picture and just had to share it. Imagine you are enjoying your favorite meal and a giant pulls the roof off of your home. This is most likely how you would look too.  ...

Oh! Mice are so cute! But did you know that: Mice contaminate our crops and spread various diseases by biting us and leaving urine and feces on surfaces. They can also introduce fleas, carry ticks infected with Lyme Disease and carry an assortment of mites. Mice...

We often get calls when customers bring out their holiday decorations and find mice droppings or mouse nests. To avoid this, put your holiday decorations in heavy sealed containers. Never pack away edible decorations or wreaths with nuts or seeds as this gives mice a food...

I always love it when the technicians run into something unusual when they are out treating customers homes and businesses. While there is nothing unusual about mice, there is something unusual about the size of this mouse. It must have a great food source nearby, such as...

True or False: There are poisons used for mice that will make them go outside looking for water so they don't die in the house?   ANSWER:  Sorry, there is no such poison that will do this. This is false. Most of the time you will never smell a...

That statement is highly unlikely considering a female house mouse gives birth to around 6 young about 19 days after mating. She is ready to mate again in two days. She can produce 6 to 10 litters a year. Each of her young is ready to mate...

We here at Ford's Hometown Services provide what we consider to be preventative pest service. Meaning we don't wait till you have a problem to address it. Our services for mice start in August because we know that mice will soon start moving in when...