Monthly Archives: October 2016


24

Oct 2016

My Pet got bit by a Black Widow

It is common for black widows to make their nests in your basement or garage. Unfortunately, they might also build their haphazard webs in areas where your pet might decide to explore. Black widow spiders are inky black. On the bottom of their abdomen you will notice a red hourglass shape. If your pet gets bit by a black widow, you need to make an...

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10

Oct 2016

Invasive Species in California

When it comes to California pests, you know that we have plenty. Our even temperatures and abundant food makes our state a haven for pests. Unfortunately, we also get a lot of new introduced species and many of these new insects become invasive. The reason newly introduced insects can spread and become problems, is because they lack natural predators. Without anything that wants to eat...

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03

Oct 2016

Facts About Silverfish

Silverfish are small, silvery insects that look similar to strwigs and are also known as firebrats or bristletails.You might not know this, but they are one of the oldest creatures living on the earth. These prehistoric insects have existed on this planet for 400 million years—that is 100 million years longer than the dinosaurs. They have found a way to survive for millions of years...

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