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Overwintering Pests in the Portland and Vancouver Area
Birds migrate and bears hibernate but what do pests do during the colder winter months? In this blog post, we’ll talk about which pests native to the Portland and Vancouver…
Rodent Season is Coming: 10 Tips to Keep Rodents Away This Winter
We know it’s early to start preparing for fall, but when it comes to rodents, now is a perfect time. Because as soon as the temperature drops, rodents like mice,…
Late Summer Pests in the Portland and Vancouver Area
It’s summer, the days are long and the temperature warm, and pests are still very active. Don’t let them ruin your outdoor enjoyment! Below are the common late-summer pests you…
Are Your Fruit Trees Attracting Rodents?
It’s no secret rodents, like mice and rats, will eat anything. But they love fruit! They are drawn to the smell and sweetness of fruit which is why fruit trees…
Prevent Pests From Infesting Your Garden
Gardens can take a lot of work and the last thing you want is for pests to come in and destroy it. Read more to learn the insects that most…
Are You a Mosquito Magnet?
Curious why you seem to get eaten alive by mosquitoes while others avoid getting bit? They’re attracted to a number of factors when looking for a meal. This article will…
How to Keep Wasps Away From Your Home and Deck
Summer is a time when hornets and yellow jackets emerge. Not only do these stinging insects create fear and ruin countless picnics or BBQs, they also pose a threat to…
5 Tips for a Pest-Free Summer
It’s officially summer, a time to get outdoors and enjoy the warm sunshine, or relax outside with a nice novel. But these warmer months are also a time when you’ll…
How Skunks Can Damage Your Home
Striped skunks breed from February to March, and need a den site to do so. Female skunks will look for potential nesting sites in late winter. Den sites include: Under…
How Can I Get Rid of Carpenter Ants?
As one of the most common wood-destroying insects, carpenter ants are well known for their capability for widespread destruction. They can tunnel out support beams, collapse wall supports, and destroy…
Wasp Stings and How to Treat Them
If you’ve been stung by a wasp, you know just how painful their stings can be. As summer begins to unfold, the risk of getting stung by a wasp is…
5 Telltale Signs of a Rabid Raccoon
Typically between 2-3 feet long, these mammals can weigh between 10-30 pounds. Raccoons have distinctive black markings around the eyes, and alternating dark and light rings around its tail. Because…

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