Rat InvasionJanay Rickwalder
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Residents in Seattle are getting a glimpse of what’s been hiding
right under their feet. Recent construction and drilling has led to
a migration of the city’s rats from their underground home to the
streets above. Dubbed ‘
ratpocalypse,’ this influx of rats has Seattle residents
calling in the professionals at a record rate.
Unfortunately, this problem could last for the foreseeable
highway drilling project that is driving the rats to the
streets isn’t scheduled to be completed for at least another year.
Local pest control companies recommend properly sealing homes and
apartments to deter these unwanted guests from finding their way