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Evidence of Roof Rats in the Attic of a House in Dallas, Georgia

Dark and greasy roof rat rub mark stains on the electrical wires in the attic of a house in Dallas Georgia

Roof rat rub marks in an attic in Dallas

The evidence in the picture is the dark stains on the wires, which we call "rub marks." The stains are a combination of the rats' bodily oils, urine, feces, and whatever other filth they picked up on their bodies in the course of their travels. When they're heavy, they smell like... Well, they smell like exactly what they are. Let's just say it's not a pleasant aroma.

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