Fact File: Rats

  Appearance: Small beady eyed rodent with sharp teeth and usually have brown, black or grey fur. The brown rat is the most common in the UK, it’s also known as the Norway Rat. Species: There are 51 species of rat. Size: 20-25cm Weight: 1.8kg Lifespan: 1-2 years Habitat: They build […]

Fact File: Wasps

Appearance: Large buzzing insects with yellow and black striped, wasp-waisted bodies Species: More than 100,000 species Size: 10-15mm Weight: 1 gram Lifespan: 12-22 days Habitat: Common wasps generally build their nests inside something, other wasps build their nests in bushes, trees, hedgerows and even underground Why control them? Wasps will attack and […]