Spring time is prime time for pests

Credit Richard Wolfert

Those with bird feeders may be putting themselves at a higher risk of pest infestations. As birds land and eat, they naturally knock feed onto the ground, which attracts the pest-carrying critters, he said.

Bird feeders can cause problems drawing rats and mice to your house at night and you don’t even realize it,” he said. “Then you get fleas, and rats and mice.”

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One Response to “Spring time is prime time for pests”

  1. Syl Says:

    Good Article. We use seed catchers under our feeders to help eleminate the feed on the ground.

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