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

    Oct 5, 2015
    smelling the fresh air
    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

    MrsBachbach Songster

    Mar 6, 2013
    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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