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Our very own "Batman" Leo Dupont and Bobby Ford worked together to rid a home of bats. Bats are not harmed during our exclusions. As you can see bat guano gets everywhere, causes staining and is very dangerous to breath. Our goal to exclude bats is...

Ants give new meaning to 'you are what you eat' Mish Whalen writes These ants can't ever be self-conscious about what they eat! Their transparent abdomens reflect what they've ingested. Realizing this, photographer and scientist Mohamed Babu captured these amazing images after putting colorful sugar drops in his...

Our Lawn Care Team attended yet another seminar to further their education on keeping your lawn healthy & happy. We are so committed to educating our staff, that the entire Lawn Department right down to the scheduler (Elaine) is invited to attend. From back left:...

I thought I heard a humming coming from the attic. A homeowner in Worcester took this photo of a very large nest in the attic. These are yellow jackets and believe it or not if left unattended the nest would get even bigger. The problem...

Our very own Robert Ford rescued a woman who was being attacked by a rabid fox back in 2009 with the aid of Leo Dupont known around the office as "Batman". The Police Department called to honor him one more time for his heroic actions....

This time of the year we receive many panicked calls from customers who find a cockroach in the home. What most are finding are Pennsylvania Woods Roaches. They are really the opposite of roaches when you learn their habits. Woods roaches do not breed indoors, they are...

Carpenter ants are on the move! Now that the warmer weather is finally here, carpenter ants are starting to move around both inside and outside of the home. So how do you know if you have a problem? Carpenter ants will start to move around...

Eating Bugs “My child just ate a beetle.” “I think I swallowed a stinkbug.” “My kids were eating ants.” The poison center answers LOTS of calls about people who swallowed insects of all kinds. Callers don’t know whether to be worried, disgusted, or (sometimes) amused. If you’re...

I found these nests in my shed and thought many of you have probably seen them and wondered what they are. These nests are made by mud wasps. Mud wasps are solitary insects that will capture a spider or caterpillar, paralyze it, lay an egg on it...

A coworker (thanks Donna) forwarded this information from the Leicester Police Department and I felt it was important enough to pass along. To: All Leicester Residents and Businesses From: Chief Jim Hurley   RE: Bear Activity in the Area   Every year around this time the LPD will receive numerous calls...