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Catherine wrote at 2013-01-04 10:43:16
I live in the Northeast, and found the big black flies in the house in shortly after Christmas.  Friend tells me they were in larvae stage on the Christmas tree I brought into the house, and hatched because they warmed up.  Tossed the tree, and they stopped showing up.


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I welcome any pest problem questions that you have, and will answer in a way that will direct you to proper solutions. See if you can stump me!

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I am educated in the field of Entomology. I graduated from Purdue University and have owned and operated a pest control company in Chicago for over 40 years. I am frequently quoted in both of Chicago's newspapers and have appeared countless times on local television, primarily in the area of rodent control.

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Bachelors of Science Entomology Purdue University

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