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Minnesota Pest Control – Spider Problem

Most people are well aware how beneficial spiders are because they eat insects, still there is much confusion and unwarranted fear of the potential harm spiders might do to people. Spiders rank just behind bees and wasps as the most feared arthropod. It is common for any unexplained skin irritation to be called a “spider bite.

If you have an insect or pest problem, it is not uncommon to also have a¬†Spider¬†problem. Spiders feed upon insects, so it is natural for them to infest areas where large amounts of pests are present. (more…)

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MN Pest Control- Spiders

Spiders are a common group of arthropods. They are similar to insects in that they both have exoskeletons and jointed legs. However, spiders differ from insects in several ways. Any arthropods that share the same characteristics as spiders are known as arachnids. Other arachnids, or spider relatives, include ticks, daddy-longlegs, scorpions, and mites. (more…)

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