fter hours and hours of hard work preparing for and then planting your garden, you’ve found yourself overrun with pests attempting to destroy the space you’ve worked so diligently to create. Sadly, once they find your newly planted greens, insects and pests have the power to totally destroy them – sometimes within mere hours. The very best thing you can do to control pests is … Continue reading How to Keep Pests Out of Your Garden
Five Suburban Species Bringing Rabies into Your Backyard! Rabies is a deadly viral infection that almost always proves fatal in the absence of prompt medical care. It can be transmitted via any bodily fluid of an infected animal, but most human cases stem from bites. Post-exposure treatment will give you a good chance of recovery, but the necessary treatment – including thorough, painful cleaning of … Continue reading Five Suburban Species Bringing Rabies into Your Backyard!
What to Do When You Find Baby Raccoons in Your Yard As the summer winds down, you might discover a nest of young animals in your yard, particularly in an out-of-the-way area such as underneath the porch or deck. If they are quite young, you might wonder what type of animal they are so that you know how to handle the situation. Raccoons are … Continue reading What to Do When You Find Baby Raccoons in Your Yard
Essential Winter Pest Control, and Why It Matters Depending on where you live, winter may be a prime time of year for pests. With the crazy weather and the warmer winters, some pests are surviving, even thriving, in the coldest months. Insects and Their Different Forms Mosquitoes and deer flies are often seen as plagues of summer. The adult deer fly season is most active … Continue reading Essential Winter Pest Control Tips, Why It Matters