Being forced to stay indoors during the lockdowns of the COVID-19 pandemic has led to fewer food sources outside for rats.
Many of the surviving rats are reportedly seeking safer ground inside people's homes and in city parks.
Today, the frightening disease that caused the Black Death "is treatable with commonly available antibiotics," the CDC said.
The video has sparked intense debate online, with many viewers calling the actions "cruel" and "heartless."
The pink, hairless baby rodents made their home in Olivia Longstaff's comforter at her Idaho farmhouse.
KFC has come under fire a number of times in recent years for all kinds of accusations including racism, serving old food, and mutant chickens.
It may look like the wildest piece from a game of 'Mousetrap,' but don't be fooled, this trap is a dangerous weapon.
"Their argument is that this is all political and I think all you have to do is read the statement of charges," Attorney General Brian Frosh told Newsweek. "The living conditions—these apartments were not habitable."
An apparent infestation of rodents and other poor conditions have prompted cadets at the Citadel, the famed military academy in South Carolina, to go on a hunger strike.
"Since day one it's been infestation after infestation," a former employee claimed on Facebook.
Her family has no idea how she contracted the incredibly rare disease.
The lawsuit seeks over $15,000 in damages and alleges that the husband has had "debilitating medical problems."