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# rodents - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Dublin requests for HSE pest control increased by around one-fifth last year
# Rats
# Rats

Dublin requests for HSE pest control increased by around one-fifth last year

Feb 28th 2021, 6:30 AM 21,755 Views 5 Comments

The callouts were spread more evenly across the north and south of the county compared to 2019.

# rodents - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Rodents, cockroaches and cluster flies: How to keep your house clear of winter’s top pests this Christmas
# Pest Control
# Pest Control

Rodents, cockroaches and cluster flies: How to keep your house clear of winter’s top pests this Christmas

Dec 21st 2019, 10:30 AM 33,082 Views 18 Comments

The three most common Christmas pests can usually be found in the dark, undisturbed areas of your home.

# rodents - Friday 8 November, 2019

Grocery store closed after two dead rats found in dry goods storeroom
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Grocery store closed after two dead rats found in dry goods storeroom

Nov 8th 2019, 3:11 PM 111,466 Views 30 Comments

14 food businesses received closure orders from the Food Safety Authority of Ireland last month.

# rodents - Monday 8 July, 2019

Cockroaches and rodent droppings: 11 food businesses received closure orders in June
# FSAI
# FSAI

Cockroaches and rodent droppings: 11 food businesses received closure orders in June

Jul 8th 2019, 12:54 PM 81,989 Views 47 Comments

Four of the orders were issued to businesses in the Moore Street Mall in Dublin city centre.

# rodents - Monday 10 December, 2018

Cockroaches and gnaw marks on a loaf of bread: 13 Irish food businesses closed by FSAI in November
# Food Closures
# Food Closures

Cockroaches and gnaw marks on a loaf of bread: 13 Irish food businesses closed by FSAI in November

Dec 10th 2018, 2:27 PM 97,860 Views 24 Comments

13 closure orders and one prohibition order were served against businesses last month.

# rodents - Friday 8 June, 2018

'Dead mice and cockroach infestations': Eleven food businesses closed in May
# Rodents
# Rodents

'Dead mice and cockroach infestations': Eleven food businesses closed in May

Updated Jun 8th 2018, 2:43 PM 76,981 Views 31 Comments

May was the highest month so far this year for closure orders.

# rodents - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Filthy premises and rodent infestations: Six food businesses closed in April
# Hygiene
# Hygiene

Filthy premises and rodent infestations: Six food businesses closed in April

May 8th 2018, 1:27 PM 85,819 Views 19 Comments

The businesses are located in Mayo, Kilkenny, Dublin, Louth and Clare.

# rodents - Thursday 5 April, 2018

A tapas bar says turning this church into a food hall could cause 'a major rat problem'
# St Andrew's Church
# St Andrew's Church

A tapas bar says turning this church into a food hall could cause 'a major rat problem'

Apr 5th 2018, 3:30 PM 1,944 Views 0 Comments

Restaurant Salamanca has voiced its concern about the plans to redevelop St Andrew’s Church.

# rodents - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Cork hospital spends €30k on pest control after rodents were found in sink
# Mice
# Mice

Cork hospital spends €30k on pest control after rodents were found in sink

Mar 13th 2018, 7:53 PM 29,297 Views 18 Comments

Pest control companies attended the hospital more than 120 times last year.

# rodents - Thursday 7 December, 2017

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November

Dec 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 59,986 Views 22 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland served closure orders on three outlets affected by rodent infestation.

# rodents - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Here's what you need to do to avoid visits from unwanted rodents this winter
# Rats Out
# Rats Out

Here's what you need to do to avoid visits from unwanted rodents this winter

Oct 15th 2017, 6:30 AM 84,937 Views 24 Comments

Due to a lack of natural food sources during the winter, rats head towards homes and businesses for an alternative.

# rodents - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Pest company called to St James's Hospital more than 100 times in last two years
# Infestation
# Infestation

Pest company called to St James's Hospital more than 100 times in last two years

Apr 16th 2017, 6:56 PM 23,002 Views 20 Comments

Among the many different pests encountered on the hospital’s campus in recent times were ants, cockroaches, mice, pigeons, and woodlice.

# rodents - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Pest control company called to Leinster House to deal with rats and ants
# Leinster Mouse
# Leinster Mouse

Pest control company called to Leinster House to deal with rats and ants

Apr 2nd 2017, 2:04 PM 16,545 Views 57 Comments

Rodent activity and droppings were found in the building.

# rodents - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Residents of a Dublin estate say they're plagued by 'giant' rats
# Don't Give A Rats
# Don't Give A Rats

Residents of a Dublin estate say they're plagued by 'giant' rats

Apr 20th 2016, 7:55 PM 81,742 Views 81 Comments

One woman says one was killed “with an axe”.

# rodents - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Rats are "dancing a polka set" in Killarney according to one councillor
# Kingdom Of Rats
# Kingdom Of Rats

Rats are "dancing a polka set" in Killarney according to one councillor

Mar 12th 2015, 11:04 AM 13,273 Views 44 Comments

They’re getting bigger and multiplying, too.

# rodents - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Rats On A Plane: Rodent infestation grounds Indian aircraft
# Ahhhhhhh
# Ahhhhhhh

Rats On A Plane: Rodent infestation grounds Indian aircraft

Aug 6th 2014, 2:00 PM 18,501 Views 22 Comments

“I have HAD it with these rats,” is what Samuel L Jackson might have said if he had been on the flight.

# rodents - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Dead rat stench and mice on desks: Woman gets €20k over rodents at work
# PHOBIA
# PHOBIA

Dead rat stench and mice on desks: Woman gets €20k over rodents at work

Feb 12th 2014, 9:35 AM 46,152 Views 57 Comments

Amanda Byrne said she had a life-long phobia and was petrified to go to work in case a rat or mouse crossed her path.

# rodents - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

How to win a gerbil beauty pageant
# Prize Rodents
From The Daily Edge
# Prize Rodents

How to win a gerbil beauty pageant

May 7th 2013, 9:08 AM 1,255 Views 0 Comments

Call all gerbil enthusiasts.

# rodents - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Americans are consuming more guinea pig than ever before
# Delicacy
# Delicacy

Americans are consuming more guinea pig than ever before

Apr 7th 2013, 6:30 PM 17,052 Views 42 Comments

Peruvian importers say the demand has never been higher – possibly from the ex-pat South American community in the USA.

# rodents - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Mar 9th 2013, 9:45 AM 5,210 Views 0 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Rodents’ emigration plans thwarted; Revenue Commissioners get seriously serious; smart economy passes away in Leinster House.

# rodents - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Plane damaged on Dublin Airport runway was carrying... rats and mice
# Rats On A Plane
# Rats On A Plane

Plane damaged on Dublin Airport runway was carrying... rats and mice

Mar 7th 2013, 1:57 PM 45,942 Views 87 Comments

Rodents were on the cargo flight from England which became stranded on the airport’s main runway this morning.

# rodents - Monday 19 November, 2012

Enda Kenny: Taoiseach, teacher... rat-killer
# Ratbo
# Ratbo

Enda Kenny: Taoiseach, teacher... rat-killer

Nov 19th 2012, 6:45 AM 10,563 Views 47 Comments

Extracts from The Unlikely Taoiseach by John Downing show a tough side to Enda ‘Ratbo’* Kenny. (*We may have made up this nickname.)

# rodents - Thursday 11 November, 2010

Exterminators warn of rodent increase as winter approaches
# Invasion
# Invasion

Exterminators warn of rodent increase as winter approaches

Nov 11th 2010, 6:51 PM 396 Views 0 Comments

Rentokil says its call-out figures are up 40% this year as the onset of a cold winter attracts rodents indoors.