Even from a distance, most people can tell a bull from a cow and a turkey from a hen. Boys and girls of some animals, such as kittens and puppies, require a closer look to tell apart. Still, other species keep their genders a secret, no matter how thoroughly you investigate. One common Ontario pest … Continue reading What Roles Do Female and Male Ants Provide To Their Colony?
Whether you are a hotel owner or an occasional vacationer, you may be curious as to how bed bugs impact the hospitality industry. Do hotel rooms ever become home to these insects? Are hotels liable for any negative outcomes customers experience as a result of an infestation? Consider a few key pieces of information that … Continue reading Waterloo Pest Control: How Do Hotels Handle Bed Bugs?
Unless you own a pet shop, you most likely don’t want to see a mouse or rat scurrying about your place of business. Entrepreneurs should note, however, that rodents are more than nuisances. They can lead to significant financial and legal consequences for your company. Consider several ways a rodent infestation could negatively impact your … Continue reading Vaughan Pest Control: Dangers of Rodents in Your Place of Business
Rodents are voracious pests that destroy your property, raid your food, leave unwelcome gifts and spread disease. They can live in practically any climate with shelter, and they reproduce rapidly. When you have a rodent problem, how do you tell the difference between a rat and a mouse? Although they share similar characteristics, rats and … Continue reading What’s The Difference Between Mice and Rats?
Before you become aggressive towards a wasp, you better think twice. That wasp may be able to recognize your face and come after you if it sees you again! While it may sound like something out of an old sci-fi movie, a new study suggests that the brains of wasps can process faces all at … Continue reading Can Wasps Recognize Human Faces?
People tend to take very strong stances on spiders. Some people, for instance, keep spiders as pets in at-home terrariums; others avoid spiders at all costs. Though there are many reasons spiders evoke such distinct reactions, the hairiness of these eight-legged creatures is especially notable. What is the purpose of this hair? Is it really … Continue reading Burlington Pest Control: Do Spiders Have Hair?
While you may have heard of the queen and worker bees, do you know what the function of the drone bee is? Drones play an important role in the colony and help to perpetuate the species. Here’s everything you need to know about drone bees and how pest control in Brampton can help you eliminate … Continue reading Brampton Pest Control: What Is A Drone Bee?
When many people picture fleas, they think of them being on the family pet. While fleas on pets can certainly be a problem, research shows that 95% of fleas in your house aren’t on your pet at all. Think of fleas on your pet as the tip of an iceberg, those fleas are actually living … Continue reading Halifax Pest Removal: How Common are Fleas in the Fall?
The fear with which many people regard spiders is often exaggerated. Yes, some spiders have venom potent enough to harm a human, but most spiders do not bite at all unless provoked by a disturbance of their webs or nests. The real concern with spiders in your home is that they often signal a larger … Continue reading Niagara Pest Removal: How Spiders Breathe
Bumblebees and honey bees are an important part of our ecosystem. They pollinate all types of crops, from cotton, fruit trees, sunflowers and many more. Bees make honey, beeswax, and royal jelly, all important products to humans. Your garden would not produce the harvest it does without bees. Here are five flowers that bees love. … Continue reading Kitchener Pest Control: 5 Flowers That Bees Love