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Proof rats are selfless and can empathise!

05/25/15 11:37 AM

Usually linked to filth and spreading of disease the old rat has shown that they have the ability to empathise and be selfless!

Who would have thought Gin made with Ants!!!

05/25/15 11:23 AM

Would you like some Ant with your Gin and Tonic???

Protecting Australian Honey Bees

05/25/15 11:20 AM

Click here to see what is being done to continue to protect our Honey Bee population in Australia that remains the only continent that doesn’t have the varroa mite.

Trap-jaw ants are amazing acrobats!

05/15/15 10:34 AM

Click here to see these amazing ants using their acrobatic skills to evade danger

Not ants in your pants but bees in your bloomers!

05/11/15 12:09 PM

This man got a nasty surprise when he went to get his washing off the line! Click Here to view article on Want China Times!

Wasp Numbers in Melbourne Highest Since 1990s

03/24/15 9:17 AM

Melbourne is currently seeing a huge rise in the amount of wasps buzzing around, reaching breeding levels that haven’t been encountered here for more than 20 years. Experts are attributing this influx to the milder weather we’ve experienced lately; last winter didn’t get as cold as usual and this summer we haven’t seen nearly as many 40+ degree days like we’re used to. Whatever the reason, this rise in wasps is presenting a lot of issues for Melbourne homeowners. Wasps… Read More

Pest Seasons In Melbourne

03/16/15 10:02 AM

Pests don’t necessarily stick to a certain schedule according to the time of year, especially with the weather in Melbourne being particularly sporadical. With that being said, there are still certain pest seasons that can predict the general behaviour and commonality of each critter or vermon depending on the time of year. W R Gay has provided pest control services to Melbourne for more than 50 years, and as such we’ve been able to get a firm grasp on what… Read More

W R Gay’s Termite Inspection Process

03/3/15 5:04 PM

So you think you might have termites damaging your property; what happens next? Follow the chart below to learn more about W R Gay Pest Control’s simple but effective termite inspection and control process!

PMM

10/27/14 3:33 AM

Now that the AEPMA Conference is behind us, we can return our focus to the projects and initiatives that are at the core of AEPMA’s purpose. The “big one” that will ultimately make a huge impact on our industry in the future in a positive way, is the review of the ‘training package’ in both the learning content and how the assessments are undertaken and under what conditions. We are happy with the progress so far, and in talking to… Read More

Making Sure Your New Home is Pest-Free

05/21/14 6:24 AM

When moving house, the last thing you want to be doing is sharing your new home with freeloading pests. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what can happen, with pests moving in ahead of your schedule or even coming with you during the relocation process. Luckily, there are a couple of strategies you can employ to make sure your new home is pest-free before and when you move in. Here they are. 1. Book a termite inspection. If you’re renting or purchasing an… Read More