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Creepy Pest Control Horror Stories for Camarillo

 Creepy Pest Control Horror Stories for Camarillo
By Kevin O'Connor on Sep 24, 2019 at 04:23 PM in Camarillo Pest Control, Camarillo Ant Control, Camarillo Mosquito Control, Camarillo Rodent Control, Camarillo Termite Control

We decided to take a look around online and see what kinds of creepy pest control stories we could find to entertain our Camarillo clients. We think you'll enjoy them -- there's just something about a good pest horror story!

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Argentinian Ants Explained for Camarillo Residents

Argentinian Ants Explained for Camarillo Residents
By Kevin O'Connor on Aug 27, 2019 at 07:17 PM in Camarillo Pest Control, Camarillo Ant Control

Argentinian Ants are a serious late summer pest for humans, invading our residences to find food and water. Camarillo residents may feel a familiar sense of despair as they see the small foragers returning for their annual invasion of our kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms.

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DIY Pest Control vs Hiring a Professional: More Things to Consider

DIY Pest Control vs Hiring a Professional: More Things to Consider
By Kevin O'Connor on Jul 31, 2019 at 09:21 PM in Camarillo Rodent Control, Camarillo Ant Control, Camarillo Mosquito Control, Camarillo Pest Control, Camarillo Termite Control

Do you take a Do-It-Yourself approach to challenges, preferring to use your wits, common-sense, and the internet to solve problems? Do you have a pest problem in your Camarillo residence?

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Camarillo Rodent Control and Some Facts about Plague

Camarillo Rodent Control and Some Facts about Plague
By Kevin O'Connor on May 31, 2019 at 08:13 PM in Camarillo Rodent Control, Camarillo Pest Control

We enjoyed a recent article in the LA Times (see below) that briefly gives a history of plague outbreaks in California in the last century and details the eradication measures taken that effectively stopped the deadly disease in its path.

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It's Mosquito Awareness Week in Camarillo!

It's Mosquito Awareness Week in Camarillo!
By Kevin O'Connor on Apr 26, 2019 at 06:12 PM in Camarillo Mosquito Control, Camarillo Pest Control

Camarillo residents play an important role in protecting the public health of their community and should take simple steps to reduce the risk of mosquito-transmitted diseases in their neighborhood.

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Bee Swarms: A Beginner's Guide

Bee Swarms: A Beginner's Guide
By Kevin O'Connor on Mar 15, 2019 at 07:40 PM in Camarillo Pest Control

Camarillo residents should know that swarming honeybees have gorged on their honey stores before departing their nest and are so full of honey that it is difficult for them to sting, even if they wanted to!

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DIY Pesticide Solutions for Camarillo: Effective? Or Dangerous?

DIY Pesticide Solutions for Camarillo: Effective? Or Dangerous?
By Kevin O'Connor on Feb 20, 2019 at 01:03 PM in Camarillo Rodent Control, Camarillo Ant Control, Camarillo Mosquito Control, Camarillo Pest Control, Camarillo Termite Control

The DIY pesticide alternatives found at your local Camarillo home and garden store don't always work as advertised and improperly applied can pose serious health risks for humans and pets. 

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Camarillo Garden Lizards: Pests or Pest Control Experts?

Camarillo Garden Lizards: Pests or Pest Control Experts?
By Kevin O'Connor on Jan 15, 2019 at 11:52 PM in Camarillo Termite Control, Camarillo Ant Control, Camarillo Mosquito Control, Camarillo Pest Control

Here at O'Connor Pest Control in Camarillo we consider lizards to be pest control experts in the best sense: they feed upon many of the insect pests that sting or bite humans and they do so completely naturally.

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Rodent Inspection Skills for Camarillo Residents

Rodent Inspection Skills for Camarillo Residents
By Kevin O'Connor on Dec 10, 2018 at 11:59 PM in Camarillo Rodent Control, Camarillo Pest Control

At O'Connor Pest in Camarillo, we know just how adaptable and smart rodents are -- and we know that we have to keep alert and vigilant as we observe and monitor rodent presence and behavioral patterns. Each of our Camarillo clients presents a unique pest situation and we pride ourselves on effectively predicting and preventing rodent damage before it occurs.

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Autumn Is a Time for Cleaning up Camarillo Gardens... or Is It?

Autumn Is a Time for Cleaning up Camarillo Gardens... or Is It?
By Kevin O'Connor on Oct 23, 2018 at 09:18 PM in Camarillo Pest Control

Removing the brown seed pods, dried grasses, fallen twigs, coastal live oak leaf litter and other signs of abundant summer growth feels intuitively right. After all, this is how we clean our homes. But does this practice really "clean up" garden pest problems?

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