Glue Boards

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Are Glue boards illegal? Animal welfare campaigners believe these devices are cruel and inhumane, leaving mice and rats trapped to their death. Supporting this impression, 68% of the public would support a UK ban. New Zealand and Ireland have already led this change by banning them altogether. While it seems fair to acknowledge the cruelty […]

Fly Zappers

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No-one enjoys flies buzzing around. The pests flit around your face, ruin food and cause general distress. One community in Llanelli has faced “biblical” amounts of flies. The cause of this catastrophe?   It’s said to be because of the poor pest control management of a local scrap metal site. Leading droves and droves to […]

Mosquito Pest Control

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Did you know mosquitoes kill more people in one day than sharks killed over the last 100 years?   The British Pest Control Association (BPCA) says the recent spate of wet weather, coupled with a rise in the temperatures provides a breeding ground for mosquitoes to flourish. Mosquitoes need out blood proteins so they can […]

Pigeon Bird Control

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So, what do people think of pigeons? In an old independent article from the 90’s, feelings were made pretty clear. Then there are people with a more “hands-on approach”.Unfortunately, pigeons will always be a pest, it’s not a species that can be so easily culled. The UK isn’t going to run a Four Pests campaign […]

Top Ten UK Summer Pests

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UK Pests

The summer sun is an invigorating addition to what we’re used to. Although, as you enjoy the turn in the weather so do common pests. Many bugs exist all the way through the year while others find the summertime as a hunting ground.   Coming out of hibernation to strike havoc among the populace. Well, […]

Rats in the UK

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Changes in the waste collection have seen an increase in rat sightings across the UK. If left to their own devices one pair can breed 2,000 rats within one year. Like some Maslovian nightmare, rats only need food water and shelter before they begin making a problem. But, we’ve got cats to take care of […]