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Homemade rat poison consists of ingredients that are typically found in the home and are considered a safer alternative to toxic fumigation. There are several options for homemade rat poison that include a mix of flour, ... More »

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Make homemade rat poison by combining borax with chicken broth or peanut butter and leaving it around the house in areas where rats have been seen. Wear rubber gloves while working with borax, because it is poisonous to ... More »

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Rat poison is composed of chemicals such diphacinone, bromadiolone and warfarin — all anticoagulants that cause internal bleeding. Highly toxic metal phosphides are also a common ingredient. More »

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Two ingredients in TomCat Rat Killer are bromethalin and denatonium benzoate. The active ingredient, bromethalin, is highly toxic but is only 0.01 percent of the compound. Dentonium benzoate, one of the ingredients in th... More »

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To get rid of rats without traps or poison, use harmless mouse repellents such as peppermint oil, or physically trap and remove the rats from the home. Seal cracks, holes and vents to prevent rats from entering the home ... More »

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