Black widow spiders are one of the most feared spiders in the United States. Their reputation precedes them as most people know the danger these spiders possess in their venomous bites. Even if some are unaware of their potentially lethal bite, just their appearance itself can make the most courageous person flinch. That shiny black body with its starkly red hourglass on their abdomens just seems to say, “Don’t mess with me.” Instinctively, we humans fear things that can hurt us. Possibly wound into our DNA is the knowledge that bears, snakes, sharks and yes, black widows can mortally wound us. It is important to be aware that in the US, some black widow spiders are actually brown.
Is It Termite Season?
What time of year do termites generally appear? This is, perhaps, the wrong question to ask. While termites will only…