Cats are excellent pest control!

If you’re terrified of spiders, find your house filled with moths on warm summer evenings or have mice or rats taking up residence in your garden you’ll more than likely searching for an easy solution to reduce and eliminate any of these pests.

Well, if you’re also a cat lover – you could be in luck as cats are an excellent long-term pest controller solution! Nearly all cats have a natural hunting instinct and, unlike professional pest control, do not rely on potentially harmful chemicals to help rid you of any unwelcome visitors.

Here are just a few common household pests that cats are great at controlling:

cat pest control

If you’re thinking of getting a cat and want to know the best breed to help with your pest control challenges – you might want to consider one of the following:


That said, many breeds of cats have a tendency to hunt, or simply a playful streak – of which many fast-moving insects and rodents will become the focus of! Many cat rescue centres will be able to give you an idea of a cat’s character so don’t feel the need to stick to a particular breed if you’re keen to adopt!

If you’re not a cat lover, or want a quick solution to your pest control challenges, contact us today to speak to an expert.