Black Widow Spiders and Spider Bite Facts

Black Widows are the most venomous spiders in the US. Their shiny, black bodies are an alarming sight, especially if you have curious children or pets. Here is our advice to help you keep your home safe from Black Widow spiders. Spider proofing your home: Black Widow Spiders do not hunt humans; we are not part of their regular diet. However, they do bite out of self-defense, which means you need to be very careful about putting your hand or foot into places where spiders might be hiding. Black Widows like dark, secluded, or dimly lit areas. Common nesting areas
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Rats! 10 Shocking Facts

Rats! These rodents are among the most intelligent pests that homeowners have to deal with. Did you know: Large rats can squeeze through a half inch opening, and smaller rats can squeeze through a hole the size of a quarter. Fire investigators believe that perhaps as many as 25% of all fires of unknown origin may be caused by rats and mice. Rats can leave up to 25,000 dropping per year. Rats can fall 50 feet without being injured – that’s over four stories! According to the US Fish and Wildlife, rats destroy approximately 20% of all agricultural products in
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