Mouse in the house

Discussion in 'SMB' started by MackemRocker, Apr 11, 2019.

  1. MackemRocker

    MackemRocker Goalkeeper

    Just about to leave for work and heard some scratching in one of the corners of the downstairs ceiling so must be running about somewhere.

    Anyone had any successful methods of getting rid of them?

    I've let the cat have full roam of the house so she will get it if it appears but now expecting to come home to a scene from SAW of a massacred mouse.
     
  2. The Truth

    The Truth Full Back

    My sympathies mate. If it's a non lazy cat he'll get it but mousetraps laden with chocolate and/or peanut butter worked a treat for me.

    Failing that, Lion shit arl ower the place.
     
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  3. screwjack

    screwjack Midfield

    hoots mon!
     
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  4. Curlyteeth

    Curlyteeth Goalkeeper

    I got the council out for it once. I think they do one visit for very little cost
     
  5. Rubberglove

    Rubberglove Midfield

    A flamethrower would do the job
     
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  6. MackemRocker

    MackemRocker Goalkeeper

    shes part maine coon so should have good hunting skills.....known my luck she will be a lazy shit
     
  7. Bishop Boy

    Bishop Boy Striker

    What does your husband think?
     
  8. Mousetrap with peanut butter lined up facing the skirting boards. Ideally you need to know where they are getting in. Mine seem to be getting in under the bath and I haven't got under it yet to try and find out how. Of all the traps I have around the house, the one in the corner next to the bath is the only one that gets them now.
     
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  9. Good Bloke Fairly

    Good Bloke Fairly Goalkeeper

    When I moved into my grans, there was one in the spare room which I was given. Four mouse traps along the wall I kept seeing it scurry along, with crunchy peanut butter as bait and it was dead in two days. Leave the traps down once you've got it though, they tend to follow the scent of their own kind apparently. Explains why I keep finding them in the traps I laid in her shed.
     
  10. jacko100

    jacko100 Winger

  11. MackemRocker

    MackemRocker Goalkeeper

    yeah ive not seen it as of yet. could just hear it in the top cornerbehind the wall. its a strange one as the wall its behind is in the middle of the house so not as if its against a specific outside wall.....plus a semi detached house so the wall is near the join of houses.
     
  12. Do you use peanut butter with or without palm oil? Just wondering how righteous the meeses might be on this.
     
  13. Bishop Boy

    Bishop Boy Striker

    Didn't you use bricks one time for this?
     
  14. Bishop Mackem

    Bishop Mackem Striker

    Did you go on holiday to Portugal many years ago?
     
  15. no bricks were harmed in the process
     
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  16. johnnyat87

    johnnyat87 Winger

    There are these things called 'mouse traps' I believe and what they do is..... trap/kill the mouse. Problem solved.
     
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  17. Carino

    Carino Winger

    a combination of traps, poison and the sticky boards done the trick for me.
     
  18. Mantobar

    Mantobar Midfield

    This place is poor woth shoddy advice


    BURN THE HOUSE DOWN
    Is the only reasonable answer
     
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  19. Stubbs ftm

    Stubbs ftm Winger

    This, the mouse should sense the house burning down around him and escape never to return.
     
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