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Rat & Mouse Infestations, the Problems & How to Treat Them (Part II of II)

(i) There are different types of mousetrap to use, the famous ones are: a) Havahart Live Catch Mousetrap –  a conventional mousetrap with cage design which is humane and easy; b) Victor Electronic Mousetrap – like the name suggests, it’s … Continue reading

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Rat & Mouse Infestations, the Problems & How to Treat Them (Part I of II)

Rat and mouse infestations have become an increasingly grave issue in Malaysia.  As of last year, there have already been more than 146 food outlets shut down by the Health Ministry under Section 11 of the Food Act 1983, as … Continue reading

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How to Control Bed Bugs

Bed bug is one of the most difficult pests to control. To completely get rid of them is an almost impossible task largely because of their vast numbers and insanely fast reproduction cycle, plus, they are everywhere! The worst part … Continue reading

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How to Know if You Have Termite Problem?

Termites are the most nightmarish pests to home and building owners due to their disastrous and insatiable hunger for wooden materials.  Their presence is unbelievably damaging that they bring about billions in property damages every year!  Termites like to move in swarms … Continue reading

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Getting Rid of Mice & Rats Via Household Remedies

Many homeowners and farmers have come up with their creative and natural ways to get rid of mice and rats using home remedies instead of rat poison and mousetrap.  Let’s hear them out below. (i) Cat litter Mice and rats loathe … Continue reading

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Weird Pests in Malaysia & Their Uncanny Abilities (Part 2 of 2)

(iv) Whip Scorpion This stingless scorpion is “equipped” with a whiplike tail that can whip its prey to death.  Nah!  The actuality is that, if you are too close to this bug, it will emit acidic and unbelievably stinky chemical at you!  … Continue reading

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How to Get Rid of Bats

Bat – One of the dreadful night fliers that is bigger and more terrifying than a rat.  Bats are generally not as contagious as rats but their feces can cause histoplasmosis (an influenza-like disease) if you inhale them.  Moreover, a few of them … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know about Zika Virus

Zika is a virus transmitted by an aedes mosquito which in turn spreads diseases such as breakbone fever and chikungunya through bite in the human flesh.  Symptoms of Zika virus include fever, joint pain, vomit, diarrhea, conjunctivitis, rash, and headache; worst of … Continue reading

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Termite Identification & Treatment

Termite is one of the most calamitous pests ever compared with other types of common pest.  The damages caused by termites are so disastrous that they can affect us and our property financially, structurally as well as emotionally.  They masticate through wood and things … Continue reading

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Cancer-Treating Beetle

Insects are usually known to have caused more harm than good to human beings and plants.  But, a medical study done by the American researchers has discovered that one type of insect known as the blister beetle from the family … Continue reading

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