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Environmental Health
 
Pest Control
 

Worldwide, rats and mice spread over 35 diseases. Rodent-borne diseases are spread directly to humans through bite wounds, consuming food or water that is contaminated with rodent feces, coming in contact with surface water contaminated with rodent urine, or through breathing in germs that may be present in rodent urine or droppings that have been stirred into the air (CDC).

Douglas County Environmental Health Services provides education and information on prevention of disease through management of disease-carrying pests.

Information on Rats and Other Rodents

 
How to Reach Us
 

Environmental Health
1036 SE Douglas Ave
Justice Building - Room 106
Roseburg, OR 97470
Phone: 541-440-3574

 
Photo of a rat.