The most poisonous pests in Michigan

The Most Poisonous Pests in Michigan

Animal poison tends to be as provocative as it is scary. Somebody asks us about poison almost every single day. Usually by asking “is that thing poisonous?!” The answer is…

Keeping snakes away this summer

Keeping Snakes Away This Summer

Many of Michigan’s 18 snake species–including our only venomous species, the Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake–begin reproducing in late spring. By summer time, they give birth and their young begin to grow…

Rainy day pests to look out for

Rainy Day Pests to Watch Out For

Rain is a welcome change of pace in spring time, especially since it helps push away the winter grey. As you might expect of any meteorological change, however, rain can…

why did it have to be snakes?

Why’d It Have to Be Snakes?

The Midwest may have its share of long winters, sweltering summers, and wild weather changes, but living up here has its advantages, too. For instance: we don’t really have to…