WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW COULD HURT YOU!
Mosquito Squad of the North Shore does more than just protect you and your family from the annoyance of mosquitoes and ticks and the serious diseases they can carry. We also
Massachusetts high school student, Jacqueline Flynn decided to research killing ticks in the clothes dryer for her science fair experiment. 16 year old Jacqueline found that the Centers for Disease Control recommend drying tick laden clothing on high heat, for one hour in order to kill ticks. She put small mesh bags of deer ticks in the dryer over and over again to study how long it would take them to die. Her findings were quite different from the
Did you know that adult female mosquitoes are the only ones that will bite humans? The little ladies need protein from a blood meal to develop their eggs. Some female mosquitoes only prefer biting certain animals such as birds and cattle. Diseases are spread by mosquitoes that bite multiple species in order to attain their blood meal. There are two serious mosquito-transmitted diseases found in the Massachusetts area.