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Assassin Bugs!!!

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

  1. barred2rock

    barred2rock Chillin' With My Peeps

    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 Out Of The Brooder

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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. barred2rock

    barred2rock Chillin' With My Peeps


    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

    MrsBachbach Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You need those things in your garden. Best thing to get rid of squash bugs and other pests.
     
  5. Cluckcluck1215

    Cluckcluck1215 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh dear lord those things are creepy!
     
  6. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Chillin' With My Peeps

  7. barred2rock

    barred2rock Chillin' With My Peeps

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