- House mice are about 2 ½" to 3 1/2'" in length.
- They are gray with dark eyes.
- They weigh about ½-1 oz.
- They have pointy noses and large ears.
- They create health problems with their numerous fecal droppings and constant urination.
- They often enter structures in fall in search of food.
- They can produce about 6 young per litter and have about 8 litters per year.
- Sanitation is a leading factor in control of mice.
- Remove all food sources for mice.
- Straighten cluttered areas and storage.
- Vacuum droppings to remove pheromones.
- Place sticky traps and snap traps for low populations.
- The use of bait stations may be used in higher populations.
- Exclusion is critical to prevent further entry of mice.