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DIY Pest Control vs Hiring a Professional: More Things to Consider

DIY Pest Control vs Hiring a Professional: More Things to Consider
By Kevin O'Connor on Jul 31, 2019 at 10:07 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Ant Control , Bakersfield Pest Control, Bakersfield Rodent Control, Bakersfield Termite Control

Do you take a Do-It-Yourself approach to challenges, preferring to use your wits, common-sense, and the internet to solve problems? Do you have a pest problem in your Bakersfield residence?

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It's Mosquito Awareness Week in Bakersfield!

It's Mosquito Awareness Week in Bakersfield!
By Kevin O'Connor on Apr 26, 2019 at 06:56 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Pest Control

Bakersfield residents play an important role in protecting the public health of their community and should take simple steps to reduce the risk of mosquito-transmitted diseases in their neighborhood.

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DIY Pesticide Solutions for Bakersfield: Effective? Or Dangerous?

DIY Pesticide Solutions for Bakersfield: Effective? Or Dangerous?
By Kevin O'Connor on Feb 19, 2019 at 10:16 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Ant Control , Bakersfield Pest Control, Bakersfield Rodent Control, Bakersfield Termite Control

The DIY pesticide alternatives found at your local Bakersfield home and garden store don't always work as advertised and improperly applied can pose serious health risks for humans and pets. 

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Bakersfield Garden Lizards: Pests or Pest Control Experts?

Bakersfield Garden Lizards: Pests or Pest Control Experts?
By Kevin O'Connor on Jan 16, 2019 at 12:32 AM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Ant Control , Bakersfield Pest Control, Bakersfield Termite Control

Here at O'Connor Pest Control in Bakersfield we consider lizards to be pest control experts in the best sense: they feed upon many of the insect pests that sting or bite humans and they do so completely naturally.

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Shifting Patterns in Vector Borne Diseases

Shifting Patterns in Vector Borne Diseases
By Kevin O'Connor on Oct 11, 2018 at 08:47 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Pest Control

Vector-borne diseases, while historically most prevalent in tropical climes, where they disproportionately affect poor and undernourished populations, are cropping up increasingly on the radar of temperate region disease specialists and medical practitioners.

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As Summer Wanes, Some Friendly Reminders for Bakersfield

As Summer Wanes, Some Friendly Reminders for Bakersfield
By Kevin O'Connor on Sep 11, 2018 at 08:30 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Ant Control , Bakersfield Rodent Control

Pest control companies are staying busy across the Central Coast, including Bakersfield. As summer turns into fall, O'Connor Pest Control has been fielding numerous calls per day for help fighting pest infestations.

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Warmer Weather Means More Mosquitoes in Bakersfield!

Warmer Weather Means More Mosquitoes in Bakersfield!
By Kevin O'Connor on Aug 08, 2018 at 08:18 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Pest Control

Some agricultural scientists say that climate change could result in changes in the population dynamics of insect pests in Bakersfield. It may alter insect population numbers as well as insect feeding activity. If those insects feed on humans, the impact will be felt quickly and painfully!

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Mosquito, Tick, & Flea Bite Illnesses Increasing

Mosquito, Tick, & Flea Bite Illnesses Increasing
By Kevin O'Connor on Jul 09, 2018 at 08:43 PM in Bakersfield Mosquito Control , Bakersfield Pest Control

Illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites have actually tripled in the U.S. over the last 13 years, according to a new report by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and pest control will be increasingly important for Bakersfield.

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