There have been many false stories and myths concerning mice such as, how to eradicate them, their behavior and so on. However, the greatest and most popular of all myths is one lie that mice will normally feel thirsty and die outside after consuming poison.
• How false is this myth?
Please do not fall for this lie. It is no more than some sort of word of mouth commercial by people in this business. A mouse after consuming poison I normally in a lot of agony and pain that it may not even have the strength to move. Most of these poisons cause death by causing internal bleeding. In fact, the mouse will not feel even feel hungry because of the suffering it is undergoing. A mouse that has consumed poison in the house will certainly die in the house and of course not in an open area but a rather secret place.
• The disadvantage of using poison
Now that we have established that this whole issue is nothing but some enticing lie, you may want to think again before you result to using this method to get rid of mice. Yes, the poison will work and succeed to even killing a couple of them. However, your party will not last as the burden of finding the stinking carcasses soon follows. It becomes even worse if it were multiple rats that died as a result of the poison. Truth is this is the kind of nasty smell that you cannot possibly ignore but have to get it out of your home.
• Alternatives to poisons.
If the lethal means are the ones you want to adopt to take care of the mice in your property, there are other smarter methods. Methods that you not have to worry about where the mouse died because they will definitely die in your home. Snap traps! This has been an all-time method from way back till now and they still prove to be among the most efficient and economical methods. All you need to do is put a bait in the trap and it will not be long before a mouse falls for it. Problem solved and the carcass is held by the trap. Others that also come with the same advantage of not having to search for the carcass include glue traps and electric traps.
Having the help of an expert will always be the greatest solution. There are many pest experts with the knowledge and skill concerning them, Therefore, before falling for some of these stories that you will hear, it will be better to hear what an expert has to say about it lest you will constantly be disappointed. Does poison make mice thirsty and die outside