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Year of the Pest Rat 2020

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According to the Chinese Zodiac cycle, 2020 is the Year of the Rat and the Year of the Pest Rat. What does that mean exactly?

  • 2020 is the beginning of a new 12-year cycle
  • The Rat is the first animal of the Zodiac
  • Rats brings a year of new beginnings and opportunities
  • The Rat is a sign of wealth and prosperity due to thriftiness and meticulous work
  • Rats are also resourceful, smart and imaginative
  • Their sharp observations let them quickly take advantage of opportunities
  • They are highly perceptive and can sense when to act based on the environment

The 2020 Pest Rat has also arrived! Here are some facts about the Year of the Pest Rat:

  • Rats can laugh – they make a high pitched noise when they play
  • The rat’s tail keeps them cool as it regulates their core body temperature
  • Some rats can swim over a mile
  • A few rats can tread water for over 3 days
  • Some rats can hold their breath for 3 minutes
  • The Rat’s teeth never stop growing even though they can gnaw their way through cinder blocks, aluminum sheets and lead
  • Rats can reproduce every 3 weeks
  • Rats carry germs that spread disease

You got the facts about the Pest Rat, now let’s make sure he doesn’t make a home in your house or building. Call us for professional advice or to make an appointment to get rid of these pesky pests. Summing up, we protect your home like it’s our own. (778) 903-7378 or contact@pestcheck.ca.

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