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Other Infectious Mosquito Diseases of Central Mass

We’ve all heard about the Asian Tiger mosquito. It’s the aggressive day feeding mosquito with tiger like stripes. The Asian Tiger spreads West Nile Virus, Yellow Fever, and Dengue Fever among other diseases. This little bugger’s scientific name is Aedes…
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Why do mosquitoes want to have their backyard BBQ at the same time as us?

When you hang around outside from daytime into dusk, you know that dusk seems to be when the dinner bell sounds for not just humans. Dusk is the time we’re getting ready for grilling out and mosquitoes are getting ready…
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Ochlerotatus Japonicus aka: Asian Rock Pool or Asian Bush Mosquito – Another Asian Arrival!

If you have been reading our blogs, you are familiar with the Asian Tiger mosquito.  Two particularly unique characteristics of the Asian Tiger mosquito are its aggressiveness and its habit of biting during the day.  Other mosquitoes in Central Mass…
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Yikes, Chikungunya has arrived in the United States!

Chikungunya may sound like a spicy dish from the Caribbean but it is certainly not.  It is actually another of the many mosquito-borne diseases from which over 1 million people worldwide perish each year.  Unfortunately, the only thing hot about…
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Did You Have Unwanted Guests In Your Yard On Memorial Day?

Holidays are a time to enjoy your family and friends.  Perhaps you like playing games in the yard, grilling hot dogs and burgers, or watching TV on your deck or patio.  Summer is short, so making the most of it…
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Does Mosquito Squad Mosquito Barrier Spray Work?

It sure does work! Mosquito Squad of Central Mass applies barrier sprays to homes, commercial venues, and special events throughout the Central Mass area including Chelmsford, Leominster, and Cambridge. The barrier spray is also called a perimeter spray or yard…
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Want To Prevent Getting Mosquito Bites in Central Mass This Summer?

Homeowners often think of Mosquito Squad as the company that provides yard spray for mosquito protection, and we do.  But protection from mosquitoes requires working together with you playing a key role in that protection. Water, agua, the nector of…
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Is Chikungunya Coming To Central Mass This Summer?

When Chikungunya first appeared on the Reunion Islands near India, 266,000 of the island’s 770,000 were soon infected according to a recent article by The Daily Beast.  It is now in the Western Hemisphere.  Chikunguya first appeared here in December…
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Mosquito Control And Tick Control In Chelmsford This Summer

After a challenging winter this year, The Old Farmer’s Almanac is predicting good news for Massachusetts residents.  Spring temperatures in Chelmsford and surrounding areas are expected to be above normal in April and May this year.  This good news brings…
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Mosquito Bites: How Do You Know What Is A Reaction Versus An Infection?

You or your child has a mosquito bite. This bite seems out of the ordinary. The way it looks is concerning. How do you know what to do? Should you see a doctor or wait it out? There are some…
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