Information on the Heartland Virus

September 21, 2015

The Heartland virus, discovered in 2009, is a relatively recent disease that’s believed to be spread by the lone star tick (also known as a seed tick). Symptoms of this illness include muscle pain, fever, fatigue, a loss in appetite and headaches. The disease is a version of ehrlichiosis that is also spread by ticks […]

An Unlikely Pest – The Pigeon

May 11, 2015

When you think of the sort of invader that would end up in the PowerX Pest Library, bugs or rodents are usually what come to mind. But the common pigeon can be just as much a nuisance as these more familiar critters. Whether commercial or residential, urban or suburban, just about any home or commercial […]