Earwigs are a common area pests so don’t worry if you’re starting to notice them in or outside your property.
Dealing With Earwigs
Our pest control exterminators can come treat your property for these insects and also help you prevent future ones. They were once thought to enter human ears in order to lay their eggs or create nests or bite and pinch people while inside the ear. However, this is only a myth. While they do have a pincer and uses it to defend themselves against other predators, their intention is not to harm humans.
Ring-Legged Earwig in Circle City
They are more afraid of people than many realize. You shouldn’t expect them to come charging at you if they feel threatened and rather the opposite, they’re going to run away. These are typically found near fields or gardens and could cause some damage to plants it decides to feed on but for the most part, they are not a big threat. If they’re found indoors they have simply gotten lost and hunt for other insects at night.
If you’re experiencing an earwig issue just call our Indianapolis earwig control exterminators today to see how our solutions may be the answer you’re searching for.