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6 Steps to Getting Rid Of Horse Flies Naturally

By Irina / August 9, 2017

Horse flies are blood-feeding insects which use their sharp mouthparts for biting mammals for drinking blood that comes out of the wounds. Female horse fly starts laying eggs on leaves overhanging water once they feed enough. When the eggs hatch, the flies’ larvae burrow down in the moist soil for survival and feeding on snails […]

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Tsetse Fly Disease: Ultimate Guide to Human African Trypanosomiasis & Animal Trypanosomiasis (Sleeping Sickness)

By Irina / August 7, 2017

Human African trypanosomiasis, which is also called sleeping sickness. It is a scrounging disease. There are parasites which belong to Trypanosoma genes, and they cause this infection. Tsetse fly bites transmit this infection from person to another. They get this infection either from humans or animals. There are two types of this disease: Trypanosoma brucei […]

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Treating Infestation of Bot Fly: How to Remove Them Efficiently?

By Irina / August 7, 2017

Bot fly belongs to the Oestridae family. This family has several other flies similar to the bot fly like heel flies and gadflies and so on. The specialty of this family is its larva always make mammal as their internal parasite. Human bot fly is also a kind of this family that always parasites on […]

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Buffalo Gnat Bites (on Humans) – How to Get Rid of Buffalo Gnats?

By Irina / July 24, 2017

Buffalo gnats are also known as the black flies. These are the types of the insects who live on blood. Feeding on the blood means they cause many diseases, river blindness is one of them. Most of the time they get their diet from the mammals and other animals, sucking blood. However, the male species […]

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Tsetse Fly: How to Get Rid of these Large Biting Flies?

By Irina / July 24, 2017

Tsetse fly, also known as a tik-tik fly, exists abundantly in some regions of African Continent. Its name comes from one of the languages in Southern Africa i.e. Tswana that means ‘fly.’ This fly is one of the kinds of a housefly. One can find more than 23 species of tsetse flies in mid-continent African. […]

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5 Popular Types of Gnats (Plus 27 Quick Facts)

By Irina / July 11, 2017

27 Quick Facts about Gnats The gnats can lay up to 300 eggs in a single day. They attack in large swarms. Their lifespan is very short, usually lasting from only four to five months. These creatures use dead or decayed insects or small animals as a safe space for laying eggs and providing them […]

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How to Get Rid of Cluster Flies – The Complete Guide

By Irina / June 22, 2017

Cluster flies identification 1. Appearance and size The name cluster flies is given to them because they are mostly seen in houses. These cluster flies are relatively larger than those common house flies. It is short is size and it has golden their on its thorax. Thorax is the part of body on which in […]

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8 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Drain Flies Completely

By Irina / November 12, 2016

Sewer gnats, sink flies, drain flies – no matter what you call them, these pests are a royal pain. They may not do you any harm, but they sure love to buzz around your face just to drive you mad. As you may have guessed, these flies feed on sewage and organic matter. Considering their […]

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Fruit Flies Vs Gnats: 4 Ways to Kill Gnats & 3 Ways to Kill Fruit Flies

By Irina / September 4, 2016

You’re seeing a small bug, or several small flying bugs, concentrated around the fruit in your home. Bananas are a common delicacy that will attract fruit flies. And while you’re sure you have a fruit fly problem, you’re also wondering if these flying pests may be gnats. We’re going to compare fruit flies vs gnats, […]

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