Bats Are the #1 Carriers of Diseases

Researchers have found 600 Viruses from 750 bat species. What’s more alarming is that a large number of these viruses can be passed along to humans because compared to other mammals, bats have a closer relationship genetically to us. Unfortunately, bats...

Coos Bay Day Care Pesticide Poisoning

Over a half a dozen small children and day care workers became ill last month as a result of pesticide poisoning incident in which the wrong product was apparently applied to kill fleas inside a Coos Bay day care facility. According to The Oregonian/OregonLive.com,...

5 Black Widow Facts You Need to Know

1. Why do they call it the Black Widow? The term widow was bestowed upon this type of spider because the females tend to eat their mates after mating, a practice known as sexual cannibalism. Not surprisingly, male black widow spiders tend to select their mates by...

Google & Accenture Image Recognition Helps ID Bugs

One Local Pest Exterminator’s Got an App for That Google, Accenture, and a pest extermination company teamed up to build an app that could be the future of killing bugs… Click here to read this story. But do you really need to download an app, take a photo...

Tales from the Crawlspace — A Boxelder Bug Story

Recently in Ashland, we had a customer that had a bad boxelder bug infestation in her home. She wasn’t convinced that a natural product would be strong enough to control them. I visited the location for a closer inspection and talked about our NatureLine™...

Landlords May Have to Disclosure Bedbug Infestation Histories

Even Problems Resolved Years Ago Would Need to Be Published Landlords are furious over a new bill that would require them to make bedbug infestations public. The bill, which is expected to be approved by the City Council Tuesday, would force landlords to file...

Property Management & Pest Control

Property Managers and landlords often choose the least expensive method of pest control for their apartments, hotels, and other multi-family dwellings. The goal, it seems, is to spend the least amount possible. Often times, this involves a Do-It-Yourself approach....

Tales from the Crawlspace – 12 Years of Bed Bugs

This story is sure to get under your skin. It begins with a Medford couple who finally called All Natural Pest Elimination after many years of what they thought was a persistent flea problem. Each time they complained to their landlord, they were given another...

Warmer Weather a Boon for Bed Bugs

Warmer weather brings with it a number of pests, including ants, cockroaches, spiders, and of course, bed bugs. Once considered to be on the decline ever since the 1930’s, bed bugs have made a spectacular comeback since the 1980’s and are now,...

Bats in the Pacific Northwest

Bats in the Pacific Northwest can generate a natural fear among many people. They are a widely misunderstood creatures that can be bring lots of worry when they are in your home or structure. Bat colonies can cause a lot of structural and cosmetic damage to your...