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Mosquito Blood Meals

During a two year period in Baltimore, most of the mosquitos trapped were either Asian tiger mosquitoes that transmit West Nile, Zika, encephalitis, and denuge fever, or Culex mosquitos that transmit West Nile virus. A DNA analysis of the blood engorged female mosquitos found that, surprisingly, that rats the most common meal of the Asian […]

Biggest Island Yet Declared Rat Free

It took nearly a decade, over 13 billion dollars, and more than 300 tons of rat bat, but Southern Georgia Island has finally been declared free of rats and mice! This is the largest rodent eradication effort in history. The island is 330 miles long and 269,000 acres, or eight times larger than the largest […]

Bed Bugs Continue to Increase

Bed bugs are continuing to invade more homes and apartments, as these blood suckers spread in this country. According to one survey of pest control professionals this year, bed bugs are the second fastest growing pest problem, right behind rats and other rodents, which have been increasing in recent years. Most people discover bed bugs […]

Sentricon Earns Green Chemistry Award

At Arrow Exterminators, Inc., we are firm believers in protecting our environment and as we move forward, we will continue to lead the way with Green Chemistry innovation. Environmentally sensitive solutions are part of that innovative process that we started over 15 years ago. This is, in large, due to the invention of the “Sentricon […]

Arrow Exterminators offering latest Sentricon Innovation

We’re excited to offer you the latest advancement to the Sentricon System — Always Active technology. Always Active technology features innovative Recruit HD termite bait, which is inserted into all Sentricon stations upon installation so a monitoring-only phase is not necessary. Recruit HD termite bait is Highly Durable in the soil and resistant to degradation; […]

Fall Invaders Coming!

In the fall a wide variety of pests begin invading homes because of environmental cues such as shorter and cooler days, plus less food available outside. They start by seeking shelter in cracks and crevices, then gradually follow these openings deeper inside until they often pop out right into our living and storage areas. Although […]

Rat & Mouse Myths

Rats and mice are only a problem in dirty, unsanitary homes. FALSE. Unfortunately, even the cleanest homes and offices experience rodent problems. These pests are very adept at finding food, and living on little or no water. However, reducing available food, water, and shelter is important in ongoing control of these common pests. Rats and […]