Wasp Nests

Wasp Nests

There are many different species of wasps in Australia, but three of the most common types are paper wasps, mud-daubing wasps, and European wasps. These wasps create nests, which can be the cause of much anxiety for families and homeowners. Wasp Nest Identification...
Dealing With Carpet Beetles

Dealing With Carpet Beetles

Carpet beetles are small insects that love to eat household items like rugs, wall hangings, and clothing. They can live and breed undisturbed deep within your carpets until suddenly you have a full-blown infestation on your hands. Let’s take a closer look at how to...
What You Should Know About Paralysis Ticks

What You Should Know About Paralysis Ticks

Ticks are parasites that depend on the blood of animals and humans for survival. There are around 75 different species of ticks in Australia, but perhaps the most important from a health standpoint is Ixodes holocyclus, also known as the paralysis tick. What do...
The Anatomy of a Spider

The Anatomy of a Spider

Most people can probably tell you that spiders have eight legs, but they might not know much more about the anatomy of a spider. These fascinating animals have some similarities to other creatures, but there are some things that make them truly unique. Unlike insects...