Tag: Dr. Stephen Vantassel

Tech Training … the Experts’ Way

November 20, 2015 By
I’m typically responsible for coming up with and asking our panel of contributors the “Questions of the Month,” which appears near the front of every issue in our ‘news & views’ section. It’s not always easy coming up with the... Read more»
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The Wild Side: Opossums

September 9, 2015 By
Are Virginia opossums causing problems for you and your clients? The following facts and figures may help you better manage Didelphis virginianus.  ⦁ Virginia opossums are the only opossum species in North America and the only marsupial on the continent. Males weigh... Read more»
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The Wild Side: 10 Tips for Better Bat Management

June 2, 2015 By
Many homeowners are afraid of bats, so it’s important to effectively control these animals. Following are 10 tips to help you better manage bats. 1. Don’t confuse mouse droppings with bat droppings. Bat droppings: ⦁ collect in piles below where... Read more»
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Roadtrip Roundup: NPMA/NWCOA Wildlife Expo 2015

March 31, 2015 By
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Although early-February snowstorms along the eastern U.S. threatened to cancel air travel and snarl traffic, the Fourth Annual Wildlife Expo was a huge success. Approximately 230 wildlife and pest professionals traveled — some from as far... Read more»