Paper wasps: Friends that sting

Arizona has more than its share of insects that sting, including paper wasps. Some varieties of these wasps can deliver a searing sting that comes in at Level Three, the second-highest level, on the famous Schmidt sting pain index. While most of the time, these little...
Preventing Bee Infestations

Preventing Bee Infestations

Bee smart about bees around your home Why do bees hum? Because they can’t remember the words. What do bees say when they return to the hive? “Honey, I’m home.” What’s more dangerous than being with a fool? Fooling with a bee. There’s no shortage of corny jokes about...
Has Your Home Become Home to Wild Animals

Has Your Home Become Home to Wild Animals

As the weather cools, the first thing that people do is break out the layers. Jackets, sweaters, hoodies, and coats become famous as the weather cools. Animals are going through the same thing as the weather changes; only their homes are void of heat and warmth. While...
Curious Creature – Is It A Dog? Is It A Cat?

Curious Creature – Is It A Dog? Is It A Cat?

I was leaving a sandwich joint this past Wednesday. I was at the corner of Broadway and Craycroft road when I had to double take at what I was seeing… Jogging across the road, coming right at me was a medium sized dog… no, wait, it was the wrong dimensions to be a...