Snakes and rats are often found together. One is predator and one is prey. If a rat infestation is at your Salt Lake City home or building, snakes are likely to move in feed on this new food source. The problem with snakes is that they seldom eat. If they catch a rat today, they may not need to catch another one for week or more. Snakes can change their digestive system to hibernate and go long periods without food. This doesnt help solve the rat problem, it just slows it down a little.
In order to control this problem, the rat problem must be controlled at the same time as the snake problem. You cannot deal with one without dealing with the other. A All Animal Control of Salt Lake City can treat the rat problem and set traps to capture the snakes. Our snake trappers will remove and relocate the snake where allowed by law. Give us a call at 801-214-1352 and let our wildlife professionals assist with your snake and rat control problems.