Kittens Leave behind Flea Eggs and Larvae

A reader wrote to us because she believes her kittens were shedding flea eggs and larvae around her house. We agree that this is occurring, and we encourage her to take the kittens to the vet to be treated. Continue reading [...]

Group of Inchworms on Wall

One of our readers discovered a group of organisms on her living room wall. We believe these are probably inchworms. Continue reading [...]

Worm in Kitchen is Sunflower Moth Larva

a reader noticed some striped larvae falling from his ceiling. We believe these are sunflower moth larvae. Continue reading [...]

Are Brown Worms Carpet Beetle Larvae?

A reader discovered some brown worm-like organisms on her carpet and mattress. We are confident that these specimens are carpet beetle larvae! Continue reading [...]

Creature Found in Pentas is a Caterpillar

A reader found a light brown caterpillar in her pentas. Despite the great photograph, we were unable to determine the species. If any of our readers recognize this specimen, we invite them to comment on this article! Continue reading [...]

Are Worms on Bed Flea Larvae?

A reader discovered some small worm-like organisms in her bed. We aren't sure what the creatures are, but we recommend that she clean, clean, clean, and also that she take her cat in to get treated for fleas if she thinks it has them! Continue reading [...]
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