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Scorpion Identification & Prevention

Keep Yourself And Your Family Safe From These Venomous Pests

Scorpions can become a problem when they choose to leave their outdoor habitats in the search of a better place to live that provides them with more food sources. If you happen to stumble upon a scorpion in your home, be sure to take action immediately in order to prevent anyone in your family from experiencing a sting and to remove these pests before the problem gets worse by calling High Country Pest Control. We are located in Colorado Springs and serve the surrounding area including Castle Rock.

How can scorpions be identified?

Scorpions can be identified by the following characteristics:

  • A segmented body
  • The presence of eight legs
  • Color that ranges between reddish-brown, yellow, blue, and black
  • A segmented, erected tail that ends in a stinger
  • Two claws at the front go their body

Are scorpions dangerous?

While getting stung by a scorpion is generally nonlethal, they are still venomous nonetheless. Common symptoms of a scorpion sting include pain, numbness, and localized swelling. In serious cases, people may experience difficulty breathing and vomiting along with other severe reactions. Severe reactions are typically more common in children and older adults, but they can happen to anyone. If you experience a scorpion sting and experience any severe symptoms, be sure to seek medical care as soon as possible.

How can I get rid of scorpions?

When scorpions become a problem, it is wise to contact a professional, experienced pest control company like High Country Pest Control in Colorado Springs and Castle Rock, CO, for assistance. Your pest control technician will thoroughly inspect your property and provide you with a free estimate for removal services, as well as a plan for how to keep them out of your home for good. If you see a scorpion on your property, do not hesitate to give us a call right away. We are also available for after-hours assistance if you come across a scorpion and are unsure about what steps to take.

Let High Country Pest Control Help With Your Scorpion Problem

At High Country Pest Control, we have seen it all when it comes to pest infestations. From scorpions to snakes and infestations big and small, we understand the frustration (and fright) that can come with a creature entering your home and being unsure about what to do about it. That’s why we are here whenever you need us. Give us a call today and our team of pest control professionals will be more than happy to help get rid of your pests for good.

Why Choose High Country Pest Control?

Quality Is Our Commitment
  • Local Service
    We are a local business that knows local pests. We are your neighbors, and we care about our community.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    From the start, our commitment has been to ensure 100% service satisfaction.
  • Safe Treatments
    We care about you, your children, and your pets. Our treatments are safe for all of you and for the environment.
  • Local Professionals
    We are a local business with experienced pest professionals. We have over 30 years of experience in the pest control industry.
Quality Is Our Commitment

When you need pest control for your home or business, you can count on High Country Pest Control to deliver the quality services you need. We use effective and environmentally friendly methods that are tough on pests and safe for your family. No matter what pest problem you find yourself dealing with, High Country Pest Control will take care of it quickly and with excellence. High Country Pest Control is the company to contact for quality pest control delivered with pride. Call us now!

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