What Are Jumping Spiders?
Jumping spiders are small and agile spiders that can jump as high as 25 times their size. Even though they are only 1-22 mm in length, they can easily be identified by their eyes. All species (there are over 4,000...Read More3 comments
What Is a German Cockroach?
German cockroaches are quite different compared to your standard cockroach. This particular species is relatively small, measuring just 1.1 to 1.6 cm (0.43 to 0.63 inches) in length. The German cockroach is very closely related to the Asian cockroach and...Read MoreNo comments
Effective Treatments for Flea Bites
Fleas don’t just bite and live on pets, they bite human beings too. One typical man’s reaction to a flea bite is the formation of one small, hard and red itching spot which may not swell’ though there is blood...Read More2 comments
Deer Ticks and Lyme Disease
The scientific name for Lyme disease is “Lyme Borreliosis.” It’s an infectious disease caused by a bite from a tick that is infected with the bacteria belonging to the “genus borellia.” So what’s the association between deer ticks and Lyme...Read MoreNo comments
What You Need to Know about the Black Widow Spider
While spiders aren’t recognized as members of the insect family, they do belong to the bug species. Spiders differ in size, specie, breed and color. Most spiders are web-spinners that feast on smaller insects and other bugs. Some produce poisonous...Read More2 comments