May 13, 2016

Rabid raccoons in Ontario: minimize the risk

Ontario confirmed that there has been 71 case of rabid raccoons and 19 cases of rabid skunks in the Hamilton area between December and late April. After the outbreak in Hamilton, Ontario cities warn their citizens to keep safe distance from raccoons and other urban wildlife. While the origins of the outbreak are unknown, Chris […]
July 11, 2015

Adorable Skunk Releasing Video

July 11, 2015

Dead Raccoon Toronto

On Thursday at 9 a.m Toronto Animal Services got notified about a dead raccoon on a sidewalk via twitter. The Animal Services responded quickly on social media, but as the time went by, the animal remained on its back on the sidewalk, prompting a curious reaction from Toronto citizens. Compassionate Torontonians initiated a memorial to […]
April 20, 2015
pavement ant pest control

Pavement Ants

Pavement Ant Tetramorium caespitum (Linnaeus) The pavement ant is an introduced species and is one of the most commonly encountered house-infesting ants. The ants were likely carried to the United States in the holds of merchant vessels during the 1700s to 1800s and moved up to Canadian soil from there. The pavement ant is a […]