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3 Most Common Species of Scorpion Invaders

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TweetBefore you can treat for scorpions, it is helpful to know which species are infesting a home or property. Here are the three most common species that threaten US homes: Arizona Bark Scorpion Arizona Bark Scorpions are considered the most venomous scorpions in North America, with the number of Bark scorpion sting victims in Arizona alone estimated… Read More

Concerns Over Aerial Spraying For Mosquitoes

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Tweet View image | gettyimages.com Much of the United States has been under attack by mosquitoes, and experts believe the mosquito problem is going to get worse. These mosquito attacks have many people worried because of the possibility of a West Nile Virus infection. CNN reports, this year’s West Nile Virus outbreak is the largest… Read More

Western Ant Invaders

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TweetOf the 2500 different ant species about 250 will reside in the Western U.S. Among the large variety of ants to be found in the Western United States, there are three species of ants that commonly invade, causing homeowners major headaches. These ants include the Odorous House Ant, the Carpenter Ant and the Pharaoh Ant.… Read More

107 Million Spiders Create Megaweb

TweetIf you are deathly afraid of spiders, do no read any further! If you want to sleep tonight, do not read any further! If you have a heart condition or health concerns of any kind, do not read any further! If you want a glimpse of what Hell might look like, go ahead and scroll… Read More

Dead Mouse Theatre- Bizarre Pest Control Ads

TweetIn one of the most bizarre ad campaigns I’ve seen, since Quiznos launched their spongemonkey mascot ads (a freaky, bulging eyed, deformed looking rat creation that was more likely to make people lose their appetite for a sandwich than gain it); Tomcat mouse-killing bait recently released an ad campaign featuring fake thespian mice. Have you… Read More

Halloween Spiders Scare Arachnophobes

TweetHalloween is just days away, and for many people there is nothing scarier than a creepy, crawling spider. In fact, arachnophobia affects two out of every ten males, and six out of every ten females. Some 31 percent of people that suffer from the fear of spiders, report having severe symptoms. For some more interesting… Read More

Texas Ants

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TweetTexas is home to a variety of many different ant species. The main reason why there are so many ants in Texas is the weather. The weather in Texas never really drops down past a freezing temperature for a long period of time. This will allow the ants to live out of their colony or… Read More

10-Year-Old Boy Dies After Brown Recluse Bite

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TweetCBS 5 – KPHO A 10-year-old Billings, Montana boy passed away this week after suffering from an infection caused by a Brown Recluse spider bite. The boy, one Keith Pierce, was brought to St. Vincent Hospital on September 30, 2014 after his mother noticed his legs began to swell. At first, the doctors were worried… Read More