DATE POSTED: August 8, 2021
When a mosquito bites you, she injects a little saliva in the bite that has an anti-coagulant and an antihistamine. She can also inject parasites or viruses into you along with the salvia. Mosquitoes can carry Zika virus, malaria, West Nile virus, dengue, chikungunya, yellow fever, encephalitis, tularemia, and dog heartworms.
DATE POSTED: July 16, 2021
Mosquitoes may be your number one nemesis during the summer months because of the itchy bites that they leave behind, but don't be fooled, mosquitoes are one of the most deadly animals on the planet because of the diseases they spread. A single mosquito bite can spread West Nile virus, Eastern equine encephalitis, and dengue fever. Don't let your BBQ be ruined by swarms of mosquitoes on your…
DATE POSTED: May 7, 2021
Because female mosquitoes feed on the blood of humans and other warm-blooded animals, they can spread a number of harmful bloodborne diseases. As such, mosquitoes are considered to be one of the most dangerous animals on the planet.
DATE POSTED: April 14, 2021
Imagine the stage of your upcoming Connecticut summer: warm, fun, and relaxing. However, if you plan to spend any time outside having fun in the sun, you will certainly not be alone. If you hear a thin, whiny buzz, feel a light touch on your skin, and experience the rising agony of a histamine reaction, you will likely be facing off against the state’s least popular and most prevalent backyard…
DATE POSTED: September 11, 2020
If you were to take a guess, how much of your blood do you think mosquitoes have taken from you over the years? A pint? A quart? A few gallons? Your guess should deviate depending on how much time you spend outdoors and how quickly you are able to eliminate mosquitoes after they land on you.
DATE POSTED: June 26, 2020
There are not many things in this world that are more annoying than the persistent whiny hum of mosquitoes - unless it’s the itch they leave behind when they bite. Everyone knows this sound and the uncanny way mosquitoes seem to be able to zero in on a target and then disappear just before being swatted.