Save a Cat: Hire a Pest Control Pro

By |2016-10-28T14:39:17-07:00May 12th, 2014|Categories: DIY Pest Control Fails|Tags: , , , , , |

DIY Pest Control Fails #4 An elderly Fresno County woman entered her house to look for a cat after her son-in-law set off several insect foggers to rid the residence of roaches. She inhaled the fogger mist and began coughing. [...]

Save a Puppy: Hire a Pest Control Pro

By |2016-10-28T14:39:24-07:00May 5th, 2014|Categories: DIY Pest Control Fails|Tags: , , , , , |

DIY Pest Control Fails #3 In Orange County, a dog owner with asthma hugged her one-pound puppy shortly after it received a liquid flea control treatment from the woman's veterinarian. It was later determined that the puppy was treated with [...]

Save a Customer: Hire a Pest Control Pro

By |2016-10-28T14:39:33-07:00April 28th, 2014|Categories: DIY Pest Control Fails|Tags: , , , , , |

DIY Pest Control Fail #2 At a San Bernardino County fast-food outlet, a customer at the drive-through window bought iced tea and noticed a foul taste, followed by a burning throat and nasal passages. The cup apparently contained some sanitizer [...]

Save a Burger: Hire a Pest Control Pro

By |2016-10-28T14:39:42-07:00April 21st, 2014|Categories: DIY Pest Control Fails|Tags: , , , , , |

DIY Pest Control Fails #1 In San Joaquin County, a man heavily sprayed his barbecue for ants one morning. That evening, he used the treated side to cook hamburger. He felt sick minutes after eating the meat. He sought care [...]

Kids Ask the Best Questions

By |2016-10-28T14:39:50-07:00April 9th, 2014|Categories: Ants, General Pest Control|Tags: , , , , , , |

I was recently contacted by a 6th grader working on a school project. He asked some really great questions about ants and pest control in general. We read too much in the news about failing school systems, but this young [...]