Assassin Bugs!!!

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by barred2rock, Mar 16, 2017.

  1. Yikes! I just discovered Assassin Bugs in my studio near my brooder. Is there anything I can do to get rid of of them or at least keep them away from my chicks? Nasty suckers!!! [​IMG]
     

  2. its raining hen

    its raining hen Chirping

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    I've never heard of these. So i googled. ...dear god they sound awful! Then i looked at pictures and i think i saw some of their nymphs on the wooden fence last week! I have no advise but i am following
     

  3. Yeah, they're pretty nasty. I'm okay with most insects, even breeding roaches for a time. But these freak me out to no end, I'm itching just thinking about them.
     
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2017
  4. MrsBachbach

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    You need those things in your garden. Best thing to get rid of squash bugs and other pests.
     

  5. Oh dear lord those things are creepy!
     
  6. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Crowing


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