Who made these prints (PICS)

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by jmc, Nov 1, 2009.

  1. jmc

    jmc Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2008
    South Central MA
    I say it's a rat.

    Too big to be a mouse.

    Experts out there?

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    Here is an excellent close up of a good print, even got the foot pad!

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    The same print, but in my boot print. Helps for scale, eh?

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    Here is a hole the little bugger tried to dig; but ran into fence. He has done many such, and they seem to go nowhere. I check em out.............

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    So this is a rat situation, would you say.

    NB: I am out in the boondocks, not in a town or city. All this activity is strictly NOCTURNAL, also.
     
  2. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

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    I had an eastern field rat as a best friend rat for four years...yep. rat prints.
    Mice feet would be closer together.
     
  3. Hollywood Chickens

    Hollywood Chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2009
    Florida
    yep looks like rat prints
     

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