Do Mosquitoes Really Have Preferences? Read On To Learn More
Have you ever sat next to someone who was constantly complaining of mosquito bites while you had not been bitten once? While the idea of ‘sweet blood’ may be your first guess, it’s not quite accurate.
So what is it, really? […]
Are House Spiders Poisonous?
Some of the most common spiders found in Virginia and Maryland include the common house spider (or American spider), the wolf spider, the brown recluse spider, and the black widow. House spiders, in particular, have fangs that they use to […]Read More
Little-Known Facts About Mice, And Why You Should Never Allow Them In Your Home
Mice. These tiny rodents are found all over the world and are actually the number one pest that you can encounter in your home. They will quietly creep into your house and make it theirs, especially during the cold seasons […]Read More
Eastern Equine Encephalitis: The Rare Mosquito-Borne Illness You Should Be Wary Of
The mystery surrounding mosquitoes remains worth looking into. These tiny insects hold the “deadliest animal in the world” title. They are responsible for the death of over 700,000 people annually. Mosquitoes are the classic example of “Looks can be deceiving”. […]Read More
Facts About The Tick Life Cycle You Probably Didn’t Know
Although it’s famous for its transmission of the dreaded Lyme Disease, there are several things about the tick that scientists are yet to discover. So it is safe to assume that there is a lot to learn about this tiny […]Read More
A Mosquito Can Still Transmit Disease At Christmas
Merry ‘Mosquito Free’ Christmas from all of us here at Backyard Bug Patrol!
We hope that you are enjoying the festivities, spending time with loved ones, exchanging gifts and enjoying some time at home around the Christmas tree.
We just wanted to […]