Did you ever see the movie Snakes On A Plane? C’mon, be honest. I have to confess (or gloat) that I never did. I know Samuel L. Jackson usually delivers, but snakes on an airplane? Really? Like…really?! “Excuse me, stewardess, can I get another Diet Coke….SNAAAAAKE!!!” Or, “Hey, I’ll meet you in the lav. Don’tRead More
“…But do you recall? The most famous reindeer of all…Shooter The Good Deed Reindeer!” Err! OK, so he may not be the most famous, but he certainly is the most thoughtful and service oriented toward rodent-kind. Shooter, resident of the Pocatello Zoo in Idaho, was seen by zoo staff awkwardly handling his water trough. TheRead More
A woman was stung by a scorpion while unpacking box. Gee! That doesn’t sound outside the realm of possibility now does it? Yeah, well, it happened in Lockport, NY, where there are no native species of scorpions. First, a look at the culprit… So how did it happen? The woman was a 23-year-old employee atRead More
Cuban scientists believe they have discovered a major breakthrough in the fight against Cancer. Vidatox, a homeopathic product derived from the venom of “Red Scorpions” (Rhopalurus junceus), has shown promising results from 15 years of research. The medication is designed to be an anti-inflammatory and anti-tumor agent, and has been effective as such on moreRead More
Scientists have uncovered the oldest spider fossil on earth, dating back 165 million years. The specimen measures about two square inches and was unearthed near the Daohugou village in northeastern China. The new discovery, dating back to the Middle Jurassic period, has been dubbed Nephila jurassica. Until now, the oldest Nephila spider only dated backRead More
Bulwark Exterminating is testing new proprietary software in its Mesa, AZ branch office that uses smart phone technology to aid in service routing and customer satisfaction, and plans to implement its new software in all 11 branches nationwide within a monthâ€™s time.
Our hard working branch manager, Wayne, made a little cameo at Career Day at Triggs Elementary School in North Las Vegas. He spent some time with the kindergarten kids explaining his duties as a pest control exterminator. Or, a “bug guy”, as the kids preferred.
This was my first SMAZ event, so I didn’t really know what to expect. Besides, I work for a pest control company, so how much is really applicable to killing crickets and scorpions, right? Sure, we posted our â€œBlack Widow vs. 27 Scorpionsâ€ video on YouTube last week, but even I understand that’s barely aRead More