Category Archives: Pests

How To Get Rid of Muskrats in Lakes & Ponds

muskrat swimming in pond

Muskrats are a species of semi-aquatic rodents found in marshes, swamps, and other wetlands around the world. They look similar to beavers but are smaller, with a long, skinny tail that’s flat on the side and lack orange incisors. Like beavers, muskrats are considered ecosystem engineers. In the wild, they help create openings in the […]

Mosquito Repellent: Discover All Options (What Actually Works)

mosquito repellent options

Carbon dioxide attracts mosquitoes. Every time you exhale, you’re emitting a plume of mosquito attractant. Add your body’s natural warmth and scent to the equation, and your barbeque has become a living, breathing mosquito feast.  Fortunately, there are nearly as many options for combating mosquitoes as there are types of mosquitoes. Well, maybe not that […]