Biting Insects

Biting insects feed off the blood of mammals and other animals. In some cases like the Bed bug, they will live and breed not far from their host


Deer Tick
(Ixodes scapularis)

The deer tick part of the spider family (Arachnids), can be found in woodland, thick grass and habitats of wildlife and livestock. They sit on the grass and leaves waiting...


Bed Bug
(Cimex lectularis)

Bed bugs are usually found on bed frames, headboards, skirting boards and around mattresses. They feed on their host's...


Cat Flea
(Ctenocephalides felis felis)

Fleas are a nuisance to both man and animal, and they can sometimes carry on undetected, their bites being mistaken for...


(Family culicidae)

Long-legged with a thin body, the female mosquito feeds mainly on blood, whereas the male...