About Earwigs | 17 Interesting Facts about Earwigs
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About Earwigs | 17 Interesting Facts about Earwigs

What are earwigs? The word ‘earwig’ was derived from the words ‘ēare’ meaning ear and ‘wicga’ meaning insects, and are also known as Pincer Bugs. They belong to Dermaptera species and are scientifically known as Forficula Auricularis. Earwigs are usually harmless for humans and if we are talking about them entering in human ears then…

About Carpet Beetles | Types of Carpet Beetles | Carpet beetles vs Bed bugs
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About Carpet Beetles | Types of Carpet Beetles | Carpet beetles vs Bed bugs

Carpet beetles, as the name suggests, are beetles whose larvae destroy carpet and other fabric. They can survive anywhere and on any object in your home ranging from carpets and furniture to the places where the walls meet the ceiling. Adult Carpet Beetles feed on plants and fly into your house through open windows and…

19 Interesting Facts About Raccoons | Opossum Vs  Raccoon Vs Badger
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19 Interesting Facts About Raccoons | Opossum Vs Raccoon Vs Badger

Raccoons are intelligent and active animals. They are native to North America and they can be easily spotted due to their distinct appearance. These animals are infamous for making their den inside garbage cans and gardens, and they are accustomed to living near human settlements. They are also known for stealing fruits and vegetables at…

About Grubs | How to Get rid of Grubs without Chemicals & Naturally?
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About Grubs | How to Get rid of Grubs without Chemicals & Naturally?

What are Grubs? Grubs are the immature or larvae form of different bug species like June Beetles, Japanese Beetles, European Chafers  etc., The eggs laid by adult beetles’ hatch in to grubs which feed on turf and plant roots, destroying one’s garden. How to Identify Grubs and their presence? Grubs have soft body texture and…

About Voles | Signs of a Vole Infestation | How to trap a Vole
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About Voles | Signs of a Vole Infestation | How to trap a Vole

Voles are a tiny species of mammal that are a part of the rodent family. Voles are occasionally bewildered with the common house mouse. However, they spend their whole lives living outdoors and it is relatively uncommon for them to invade the inside of a home. Voles are known for creating underground tunnels and burrows…

About Possums | Best method to Get rid of Possums Naturally
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About Possums | Best method to Get rid of Possums Naturally

Are possums harmful? Possums benefit humans in numerous ways by controlling a number of unwanted pests. Although possums are friendly, nocturnal animals are commonly not dangerous, they are often nuisances that dig in the garbage, raid a well-tended lawn or wreak havoc in the chicken home. Possums generally present no threats to humans, although they…

14 Facts About Chiggers You Must Know | Clover Mites Vs Chiggers
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14 Facts About Chiggers You Must Know | Clover Mites Vs Chiggers

Have you ever gone camping and suddenly realize that your skin is getting all itchy and reddish? If yes then there are some possibilities that the reason behind this itchy-ness is because of chiggers. The scientific name of chiggers is Trombiculidae, and they belong to the Arachnida class, chiggers are also known as berry bugs,…