Category Archives: Biting Insects

Insects that bite

Cat Fleas on Humans

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What Are Cat Fleas? A Cats Fleas are distinctive from other insects in many key ways. In terms of size, they are about 1.5 – 2mm long with backward facing hairs that allow them to move swiftly through the victims (hosts) hair where they feed on the hosts’ blood. Cat fleas are quite small, flattened […]

Pests & Disease Risk

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Disease Risk From Pests In Your Home What Pests, Carry & Spread Disease? Pests associated with the transmission of diseases to humans include rodents, insects, and birds. Some pests are more critical than others in respect of disease. For this reason, we shall quickly separate pests into two groups. Pests which are injurious to health […]