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Guide to Pests and Common Pest Problems

Pests are simply wildlife in the wrong place. Outside, wasps are beneficial to your garden, but in the home and around people they are pests!

Our world is home to a great variety of interesting animals. If you want to learn more about particular pests, their lifestyles and habitats, then visit Rentokil's comprehensive Guide to Pests section.

The Pest Guides section is designed to inform and educate you about a wide variety of pests around the world and provide advice on how to prevent common pest problems.

Insects & Spiders

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Identify and understand the lifecycle and habits of a wide range of insects and spiders

Other Wildlife

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Our comprehensive pest guide will tell you everything you need to know about all other pests

Common Pest Problems

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Expert advice on a variety of pest problems