Parents' Guide to

Rat Busters N.Y.C.

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Big ick factor in exterminator reality show, plus language.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 12+

Based on 1 parent review

age 12+

Surprisingly Funny & Will teach you a thing or two...

Great show, doesn't reflect anything negative. It is a show about the daily problems of a business and residents of NYC. The characters can be funny.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

The series highlights how exterminators deal with pest problems that range from minor bug infestations to swarms of rats taking over a space. But the real highlight of the show is watching the outspoken Jimmy and the sociable Michael interact with some rather odd clients. It's entertaining, but some will find the consistent use of creepy sound effects and dark close ups of rodents and bugs a little over-dramatic. Those who are more squeamish or sensitive will be disturbed by the images of trapped and/or dead rodents and other animals, too. But chances are that even the toughest viewers will find themselves scratching a bit while watching.

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