What is Worm on Cat’s Head?

A reader sent us a photograph of a brown insect she noticed on her cat's head. While the specimen has some resemblance to a carpet beetle larva, we believe the creature is probably a flea. Continue reading [...]

Worm Found on Leg is Carpet Beetle Larva

One of our readers discovered a worm-like organism on his son's leg. We are confident that the creature is a carpet beetle larva. Continue reading [...]

Worms in New Home are Probably Centipedes

A reader keeps finding centipedes running throughout her home. We provided a few suggestions about how to get rid of them. Continue reading [...]

Worm in Bathroom is the “Infamous Earthworm”

A reader discovered a brown worm in his bathroom that he thought might be "the infamous earthworm." We agree with him, the creature is an earthworm! Continue reading [...]

Worm that Causes Burns Might be a Leech

One of our readers has experienced burning skin that she believes may have been caused by green and white worms in her bath water. Continue reading [...]

Worm in Bathroom Might be Stick Caterpillar

One of our readers discovered a worm-like organism in his bathroom. We think the specimen might be a stick caterpillar, which is a type of inchworm. Continue reading [...]
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