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Fleas and Ticks

AWST | Posted on August 7, 2016

Introduction

Cat and dog fleas are the most likely fleas to affect humans, though rats and raccoons nesting in a home can also carry fleas. While their bites can cause severe itching and skin infections, they can also spread diseases such as cat-scratch fever, typhus and plague to people.

Ticks feed…

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Get to Know Mosquitos and How to Rid of Them

arrowadmin | Posted on August 6, 2016

MosquitoMosquito season is in full swing this time of year. Where on people’s properties are mosquitos likely to breed? What can people do to reduce the amount of mosquitos?

Along with a number of interrelated…

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What is Zika?

arrowadmin | Posted on July 21, 2016

Zika is the name of a virus spread by daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes, such as A. aegypti and A. albopictus. Zika virus is related to dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses.

The rise…

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Fleas and Ticks

arrowadmin | Posted on July 6, 2016

Introduction

Cat and dog fleas are the most likely fleas to affect humans, though rats and raccoons nesting in a home can also carry fleas. While their bites can cause severe itching and skin infections, they can also spread diseases such as cat-scratch fever, typhus and plague to people.

Ticks feed…

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WOOD You, Could You, Let Me BEE?

AWST | Posted on July 4, 2016

Everything You Should Know About the Eastern Carpenter Bee

carpenter-bee

Carpenter bees are large, black and yellow bees frequently seen in spring hovering around the eaves of a house or the underside of a deck or porch rail. They are most often…

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WOOD You, Could You, Let Me BEE?

arrowadmin | Posted on June 7, 2016

Everything You Should Know About the Eastern Carpenter Bee

carpenter-bee

Carpenter bees are large, black and yellow bees frequently seen in spring hovering around the eaves of a house or the underside of a deck or porch rail. They are most often mistaken…

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From the Ocean to Your Backyard: Crustacean Immigration

AWST | Posted on May 29, 2016

bugsAs a young child, I would see these in my basement, under stones, under rotting logs, under trash cans – typically dark and moist environments. I referred to these creatures as, “Miniature Armadillos” because of…

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Get Ready for Termites

AWST | Posted on May 12, 2016

Be prepared for infestations

Termite Vs AntWritten by Jackie Grabin for Lynbrook/East Rockaway Herald- April 14,2016

Termites are not only annoying and inconvenient; they are also hazardous to your home. They sneak into your house or apartment…

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Signs of Symptoms of a Spider Bite

AWST | Posted on April 7, 2016

While the idea of getting bit by a spider might terrify you, most spider bites are less painful than bee stings. Still, you should have a pest control company visit your home if you have a spider…

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Home Rodent Infestations and Your Health

AWST | Posted on March 30, 2016

When rodents work their way into your home, they will do more than just serve as a nuisance. Rats, mice, and other rodents will also pose a serious health threat to you, your family, and even…

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