Commensal rodents have five toes on the hind feet and four toes on the front feet. Use dust like baby powder or flour and lightly dust the suspicious area to see if rats or rodents are using a pathway. They are mostly easily seen in muddy or dusty locations. Rats may also leave a tail dragline in the middle of their tracks. The easiest places to notice rat tracks are in snow, mud, and dust, so little-used basements and muddy areas around home foundations are good places to start. Rozol Tracking Powder is formulated with the anticoagulant, chlorophacinone that sticks to the targeted rodent's feet and fur. ; Sheds - look for rat holes (entrances to burrows) around the edges of sheds and out buildings. Leptospirosis transfers to humans when rat feces are cleared from wet or damp areas during an infestation. Identifying Rat Tracks. Decking - check the edges of decked areas for signs of damage from gnawing and burrowing. Dusts are long-lasting and can get into the cracks and crevices that many insecticide sprays may miss for better overall pest control. Tracks: Footprints and tail drags of rats can be seen in dusty areas. The RodoTrak is the first and only humane rodent detection and tracking product that will solve your rodent problems by helping you to keep them out. A brush is used to apply a small quantity of the fluorescent tracking dust in areas where the rodents have been observed. Tracks Rat tracks appear in dust or soft, moist soil. Rodo Trak answers an old age dilemma and creates an alternative solution to all traditional pest control products. As the rodent enters the station, the non-toxic fluorescent powder coats the rodent's fur when it enters.This product is particulary helpful for tracking mice. ; Garages - check for gaps around door frames or holes gnawed at the bottom of wooden doors. Tolbest's Rodent tracking dust (Fluorescent Tracking Dust) is a specially formulated, non-toxic fine powder that stands out under UV light. Homeowners who suspect a rodent infestation can establish that the pests are around by looking for paw prints. When the rodents clean themselv Store Finder (832) 501-9542 - CALL US 8AM - 5PM CST ... Dust: Mix Rate: Rozol Tracking Powder is a ready-to-use rodenticide and does not require mixing. The rodent often urinates at the same time as it produces droppings, which results in cross-contamination of water and a greater risk of contracting multiple diseases. Although the fluorescent powder on the fiber balls is non-toxic, it is recommended that you use gloves and a dust mask when using this product. Rat (and mouse) tracking patches can be placed in suspected rat areas to reveal footprints. A rat's footprint is about 1/2 inch long and shows four or five toes. Rat Tracks; Rat Tracks. 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