Tick Prevention – For Pet Owners and Beyond
When you think about ticks, likely you think about the impact they have on animals. After all, if you have a dog or cat you probably give it a flea and tick preventative to keep them at bay. However, ticks are clearly a big problem for humans too. Not only are they annoying creatures but […]
Invasive Species in California
An invasive species is a plant, animal, insect or other species that aren’t native, but that has been introduced by non-natural means. In addition, it would be a species that has been shown to have a tendency to spread in a way that may harm the environment or native creatures, plants, etc. Sadly, the movement of humans […]
US Cities with the Worst Vermin Infestations
If you’ve ever dealt with a mouse or rat infestation, you may have wondered–is your problem the worst? Chances are, no. If you’re proactive and get help from a professional quickly, chances are your issue was just an inconvenience–not a disaster. If you really start studying rodents and household pests, you’ll quickly realize that some […]
Are Ants Dangerous to Humans?
If there is any one insect that fits the description of “pest” most accurately, it is probably the ant. There is nothing more frustrating than finding they have invaded your kitchen or built a hill in your yard. Even though they are annoying, they are not dangerous–are they? Well, actually they can be. There are […]