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Adults are 1/8 inch long. The adult body is flattened side to side. Adults are brownish-black to black. Adults have well-developed eyes. Adults are wingless. Adults have strong hind legs for jumping.
The notorious cat flea is the least host specific and infest cats, dogs, rodents, bird and humans. Under ideal conditions, within 30 days, 10 female fleas villains can produce 90,000 eggs.
On occasion, swarmer ants, or reproductive members – the queen and king – are seen as they leave the ground to mate in flight before falling back to earth. The male dies, and the mated queen returns underground to begin … Continue reading
If you get Lyme Disease, the nature of your illness will depend on the length of time that it goes untreated. Additionally, not all humans respond the same way to this very complex disease, and ticks can also transmit more … Continue reading
There are a few removal methods that should be avoided when a tick has embedded itself on your body. You should never use alcohol, lit matches, cigarettes, insecticides, repellants, gasoline, ammonia, or any other solvent or heat source to remove … Continue reading
If you find a tick embedded on your body the tick must be carefully removed either by a medical professional, or you can do it yourself or have someone assist you. A proper removal device is necessary to firmly grasp … Continue reading
The early warning sign that a tick bite has transmitted Lyme Disease is a bull’s-eye rash in the area of the bite that some, but not all. victims see. The other early warning sign is the embedded feeding tick itself. … Continue reading
Lyme Disease is caused by bacterium from a group of bacteria known as Spirochetes. Spirochetes are corkscrew-shaped bacteria that can actually bore into essential organs and other tissues of the body, and can go into dormancy for long periods of … Continue reading