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Understanding Lyme Disease & Tick Prevention Tips

Lyme disease has slowly made its way into the media spotlight over the past few years. Reported cases of Lyme disease are on the rise, and this serious illness got even more attention when Canadian singer Avril Lavigne revealed that she was dealing with Lyme disease in 2015. Here’s what you need to know about Lyme disease and some [...]

By | 2017-07-07T09:37:50+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Helpful Information, Pest Control|0 Comments

The Risks & Perils of Do-It-Yourself Pest Control

Have you ever thought doing your own pest control? Have you ever turned to Google for how to trap a raccoon or skunk, or the safest way to remove a hornets nest? Hardware stores make it easy to try and do some of these things yourself by selling you all the products you think you need. But beware: trapping and [...]

By | 2017-07-07T08:04:05+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Helpful Information, Pest Control, Wildlife Control|0 Comments

Should We Worry About Zika Virus in Ontario?

While it has been around for many decades, Zika virus gained worldwide notoriety leading up to the 2016 summer Olympic games. Originally discovered in the 1950’s, it was reported in parts of South America in 2015, right before the 2016 summer Olympic Games were held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Many Olympic athletes were concerned about contracting the virus [...]

By | 2017-07-05T10:36:47+00:00 June 10th, 2017|Helpful Information, Pest Control|0 Comments