Physical Characteristics of Phoenix Roof Rats
- Measures 7”- 9” in length
- Colors are solid and range from white to gray
- Pointy noise, hairless ears and tail with black scales
- Hunt for food sources after sunset
- Will avoid any new object placed in their environment for several days
- Prefers warm climates
Phoenix Food Sources
- Omnivorous preferring fruit, nuts and vegetation.
- One litter can contain up to 8 offspring
- Females can produce up to 5 litters in a year
- Lifespan is up to 1 year
Related Information and Warnings
- Droppings and urine can cause allergies, asthma as well as other medical conditions
If you notice a Roof Rat or have feel as though you have an infestation in your Phoenix property please feel free to call Bug Guardian at (480)345-2847.