Not only can mosquitoes carry diseases that afflict humans, but they also can transmit several disease and parasites that dogs and horses are very susceptible to. These include dog heart worms, and West Nile virus.
Many mosquito problems in your neighborhood are likely to come from water- filled containers that you, the resident, can help to eliminate. All mosquitoes require water to breed, be sure to drain any standing water around your house.
Mosquitoes are the world’s deadliness animal.
According to the American Mosquito Control Association, there are over 3,000 different species of mosquitoes throughout the world.
Around 250 million people are infected by mosquitoes every year, resulting in 1 million deaths worldwide.