Does It Bite? Podcast

Does It Bite? Podcast - Welcome to a new pest podcast for all things pest prevention and pest treatment. Learn how to identify and treat seasonal pests in West Texas, and the Texas panhandle, the types of treatments, risks and pest behaviors so you can protect your home & family.

Latest Posts

The Dangers of German Cockroaches in Your Home- Episode 11

They may not bite, but German Cockroaches still pose a serious health threat to humans.With a penchant for living in bathrooms, drains and dumpsters, cockroaches spread at least 33 kinds of bacteria, six kinds of parasitic worms and at least seven other kinds of human pathogens.

Scorpions: Their Sting is Worse Than Their Bite - Episode 10

Scorpions are on the hunt and they are lurking in your home. Don't get stung by these creepy crawlies. Let Michael tell you about the best way to treat for these pests.

Tick Tips to Protect Your Family and Pets - Episode 9

Ticks are more common than you think... and dangerous! Let Michael tell you about one of the most common pests in west Texas.


Prevent and Treat for Summer Mosquitoes  - Episode 8

As the weather warms the mosquitos begin to buzz. These bloodsucking vectors are more than itchy, they can be dangerous to your health. Learn how to prevent and treat summertime mosquitos.

Identifying Ants to Know How to Treat for Them  - Episode 7

Did you know each species of ant has its own culture? Understanding the behavior of the ants in your home is the the key to eradicating them. If you are sharing your sugar bowl with ants, you won't want to miss this episode.

The Dangers of the Kissing Bug - Episode 6

Kissing bugs carry the parasite that causes Chagas disease. One small bite from these nighttime muggers can have life threatening results. Watch and learn how to identify kissing bugs to protect your home and family.

What Kind of Damage Can Rodents Do to Your Home and Business - Episode 5

We discuss with Michael Askew, Bug Tech Director, about the damage rodents can do to your home and business, as well as the ways he treats for them.

Rodents-When the Biting Cold Drives them Indoors - Episode 4

This week, we talk with Michael Askew, Bug Tech Director, about rodents. He tells us about what they are doing while in your home and how they get in. You don't want to miss this episode.

How to Protect Yourself from Bed Bugs - Episode 3

We continue our conversation with Michael Askew, Bug Tech Director, about bed bugs, how to spot them and how to protect yourself from these bedroom invaders.

How to Spot Bed Bugs - Episode 2

On our second episode, your pest control expert, Michael Askew, talks about the itchiest of subjects - bed bugs. Michael tells us how he avoids bringing them home from trips, and how to spot them if you suspect them at your home.

How to Deal with Raccoons - Episode 1

In our inaugural episode, you'll meet Bug Tech expert Michael Askew- the funniest, most charming of pest control experts. Michael chats about his team, his passion for all things pests, and even a very entertaining raccoon encounter.