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          Well, this is a view many people will never get to see. Thanks to Steve Antoni our Pest Management Professional/photographer, we get a unique look up at the entrance of a yellow jacket nest. This nest was very well hidden and did pose a threat...

The American Giant Millipede is a large millipede of eastern North America. This big guy was found in Mendon MA by our technician Steve Antoni. These millipedes are known to reach a length of 4 inches. As you can see, once they are touched they curl up to protect...

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Most people would walk right by this stick insect and never have the pleasure of seeing it. But Steve Antoni notices bugs right away. Then he enjoys photographing them and sometimes even holding them. It is just amazing how well this stick bug blends in with...

          There is a certain time of the year when it becomes dangerous for homeowners to attempt to treat nests of stinging insects. Now is that time! Due to the size of the nests this time of the year and how the nest are built, it...

              As the name states, these wasps kill cicadas and use them as food for their young. Cicada Killers excavate soil to lay eggs their eggs. Although the size of these wasps are intimidating, they are not aggressive and will not defend their area like yellow jackets...

      Our technician Steve Antoni is at it again. Steve takes the best photos of insects and critters and still manages to keep the customers happy and pest-free. It is getting to that time of the year again when we urge people to let the pest...

        Our technician Steve Antoni sent this photo of a dragonfly hitching a ride on his pants. What an incredibly pretty insect. They are also beneficial because they eat mosquitoes....