SERVICES FOR A HEALTHY HOME
SAN ANTONIO FIRE ANT CONTROL
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what do fire ants look like?
signs of a fire ant infestation
Additional Signs of Fire Ant Mounds Include:
are fire ants dangerous?
Fire ants are small, but that doesn’t make them any less dangerous. If someone happens to get too close to their nest, these insects take that as a threat. Once they feel threatened, fire ants latch onto their victims and release a venom into them through a stinger. For most people, the venom released by fire ants creates an intense burning sensation and can result in red bumps and white pustules. These bumps and pustules can result in scarring of the skin.
Seek Medical Attention Right Away if You Experience Any of the Following Symptoms After Being Stung by Fire Ants:
Additionally, with each colony containing up to half a million members, fire ants attack in large numbers. To protect yourself from receiving multiple stings, it is always a good idea to watch where you are walking and avoid fire ant mounds when you come across them.