Giant rats the size of ‘small dogs’ have turned a street in Glasgow into a no-go zone for refuse workers.
Film has emerged of rodents running down children’s slides, scampering across lawns, feasting from bins and getting into fights with seagulls.
Chris Mitchell, GMB convenor for Glasgow’s cleansing workers [garbage men — K.] said some staff had needed hospital treatment after being bitten or scratched by rats in other areas of the city. Vermin infestations in Glasgow rose by 31 per cent from 2021 to 2022, with 10,323 reports.
Am I the only one who gets an itch in the index finger when reading about this stuff?
The way I see it, there are two decent options, both in .22 LR:
…loaded with .22 shot shells, as indicated. Or, if you want to keep things quiet:
Of course, because the above rat problem is in Britishland, neither of the above is possible because stupid Brit gun laws.
That said, if the rats are getting into fights with seagulls (a.k.a. winged rats), there’s at least some entertainment value to be had, before whacking both.