What are the differences between Rats and mice?
Rats and mice differ in appearance, size as well as habitat and and eating habits.
There are many different types of mice in South Africa.
The top 2 species considered to be a major pest in this country are the House Mouse and the Field Mouse.
Rarely venturing into inhabited buildings except for during the winter months, the Field mouse will go into outhouses and sheds where fruit and vegetables are stored.
Field mice are a big threat to businesses operating in farming and agriculture.
House mice are active all year round, which means you could find them invading your home or business at any time.