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How To Prevent Scorpions In Austin, Texas

10/15/2021

Scorpions are not insects but are arachnids. They are close relatives of ticks, mites, and spiders. Scorpions are beneficial because they eat insects and other arachnids. However, they are a nuisance when living around people because they sting. Unless someone is allergic to the venom, the sting hurts but is not dangerous. Still, it is not something you want to have to deal with. ... Read More