Dog Eye Infection

Identifying and treating a dog eye infection can be critical in ensuring that your dog’s eyes remain healthy for years to come. There are many different types of dog eye infection and they can be caused by a variety of occurrences. Often what happens is that a foreign object can become lodged in your dog’s […]

Sarcoptic Mange

The Organism and How It Lives Sarcoptic mange, also sometimes called scabies, is caused by the microscopic mite Sarcoptes Scabiei. Adult mites live 3-4 weeks on and in the host’s skin. After mating the female burrows under the skin depositing 3-4 eggs in the tunnel behind her. The eggs hatch in 3-10 days producing larva […]

Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs are parasitic and wingless insects belonging to the cimicid family. They feed solely on blood of humans and animals. Bed Bugs have long been known as human parasites for thousands of years. Bed Bugs invade our homes, offices, hotels, restaurants, hospitals, libraries, movie theaters and nursing homes at lightning speed and with a […]

Scabies Treatment And Scabies Rash

The Scabies Rash is highly contagious and dangerous to your families well being. A single egg laying Scabei can burrow creating tiny tunnels under your skin and lay 40 eggs at a time. The eggs mature in about 21 days and eat their way back out to the surface of you skin and then live […]

Mite General Information

General Information on the kinds of mites you will find and look at the individual pages for more information on each type. There are more different types of Mites than virtually any other species. Most of the mites are microscopic and that is why they so often go unseen. We have identified 48,200 different species […]

Dog Ear Mites and Cat Ear Mites

Ear mites live on the surface of the skin unlike Sarcoptes mites and Scabies mites which burrow under the skin. It can live on several different kinds of animals but is usually found in the ear. The Ear mite it too small to see with the naked eye generally it is a white looking mite. […]