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Dr. Jorge Parada
National Pest Management Association
Health Hazards Posed by Rodents

Rodents, such as rats, mice, prairie dogs and rabbits, are associated with a number of health risks. In fact, rats and mice are known to spread more than 35 diseases.
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Dampwood termites – Termite Identification: How to Spot Termites
Missy Henriksen
National Pest Management Association
It's Termite Time

Believe it or not, it’s about time for termites to start swarming in many parts of the country. In fact, I know they have already started swarming in some places in Florida, and many are predicting a particularly bad year for termite activity.
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Dr. Danny McDonald
Sam Houston State University
The Tawny Crazy Ant

The tawny crazy ant, Nylanderia fulva (also known as the Caribbean crazy ant, hairy crazy ant, and Rasberry crazy ant) is a new invasive ant species that is terrorizing the Gulf Coast states.
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