Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Orkin Mosquito Summer Scientist - #LearnWithOrkin Giveaway

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Summer is almost here! That means picnics, baseball games, barbecues and all the fun of enjoying the great outdoors with your family. There’s one thing no one likes about being outdoors, though: mosquitoes! They not only are a nuisance, but they also pose potentially serious health risks. Fortunately, the experts at Orkin study the science of mosquitoes and other pests closely in order to better tailor plans that help keep them out of your home this summer.

To help you better prepare yourself and your family to fight the bite, Orkin presents the “Buzzer Beater” app, which features its deep scientific knowledge of mosquitoes.

Are you prepared for mosquito season this year?

At Orkin, they use the latest technology and unparalleled training to develop an effective treatment that's right for your needs. To learn more about Orkin pest control based in science or to schedule an inspection, visit orkin.com or call 1-800-800-ORKIN.

Orkin on Facebook: facebook.com/OrkinPestControl
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Orkin YouTube channel: youtube.com/user/OrkinVideo



Why you will LOVE Orkin’s “Buzzer Beater” blog app:

• Are you prepared for mosquito season this year? Take the quiz to see if you’re ready to earn your badge in Mosquito Season Prep.

• Watch the “How to Deal With Mosquitoes” & “Do Mosquitoes Prefer Adults over Children” videos, as well as the rest of Orkin’s How-To video series, to get the most up-to-date knowledge on dealing with pesky home invaders.

• Download Orkin’s yearly “Mosquito Cities” list and find out if your city made it!



Win It!

One person will win an Orkin Summer Scientist Bug Catching Kit that includes:

2 Bug Catcher Craft Kits: These awesome DIY bug catcher kits will let your family’s personality shine through while also learning about nature and the world around us. The kits include a variety of foam ladybugs, dragonflies and more.

2 Bug Nets: Explore the great outdoors with these fun mesh insect nets. They can be used to collect and study butterflies, ladybugs, caterpillars and many other backyard creatures.

2 See-Through Bug Jars: Reveal the wonders of your backyard with these clear bug jars. Each transparent plastic box has a magnifying lid for better insect viewing. Young explorers love discovering worms, butterflies, ants and insects. These containers allow them to make homes for their new discoveries.

2 Magic Color Scratch Little Garden Critters: Scratch faces, designs and more on these Magic Color Scratch Little Garden Critters! A perfect kids' activity for critter lovers, simply scratch away the black coating to reveal vibrant rainbow colors. Includes butterflies, frogs, turtles and more.

Glow-in-the-Dark Creepy Crawlers: Turn off the lights and let them glow! These vinyl glow-in-the-dark bugs are lots of fun for all ages.

*This is a Rafflecopter giveaway open to residents of the USA. Each household is only eligible to win Summer Scientist Bug Catching Kit via blog reviews and giveaways. Only one entrant per mailing address per giveaway. If you have won the same prize on another blog, you will not be eligible to win it again. Winner is subject to eligibility verification.*

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40 comments:

Amy C said...

Spiders! I don't like them!

Lauren said...

I do not like ants.

bison61 said...

I dislike wasps and hornets

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jakiesmom said...

Definitely spiders

Elizabeth Miller said...

I do not like the mud dauber wasps. Those things are as vicious and nasty as they come. I also really do not like ticks either as my 10 year old got lymes disease 2 years ago.

Janet W. said...

Yellow jackets are my least favorite!

Crystle Tellerday said...

wasps and mosquitos and ticks and fleas

Charlene E said...

I hate ants and here in NC they are everywhere little sugar ants, fire ants I hate them all

Courtney B said...

I hate flies!!

thanks!

DEBIJOT said...

I hate big black ants.

Nive said...


I hate mosquitoes and fruit flies..thanks for this giveaway

Deanna Allen said...

I hate mosquitoes! They are so gross and itchy!

Jessica said...

Mosquitoes are the worst!

Charlene S. said...

I've always hated spiders. They creep me out :)

Sue Hull said...

I hate spiders. I got bit on my ankle by a wolf spider and my foot,ankle and calf swelled up so bad.I moved out of that apartment as soon as I could.Lol! Thank you for the chance :)

Sue Hull said...

I hate spiders. I got bit on my ankle by a wolf spider and my foot,ankle and calf swelled up so bad.I moved out of that apartment as soon as I could.Lol! Thank you for the chance :)

Shakeia Rieux said...

I don't like ants

Renee said...

SILVERFISH hands down...shiver...

D Schmidt mummytotwoboys said...

I really dislike Ticks.

Colleen Maurina said...

By far, my least favorite bug is the mosquito! I am always the one who gets bit multiple times.

Nancy said...

I dislike mosquitoes.

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Heather! said...

Centipedes FREAK ME OUT. Waaay out.

janetfaye said...

I like Ladybugs.

Michelle Elizondo said...

cock roach

Aleksandra Nearing said...

I can't stand mosquitoes. They always bite the heck out of me and I react badly.

Steph said...

My least favorite would be big spiders. I don't mind the little guys, but the big ones...nope!

comfychairs said...

I really don't like spiders. slhaydon@hotmail.com

Klydra Pugh said...

I can't stand mosquitoes
Thanks for the chance

Audra said...

Anything with more than 4 legs

kelley roach said...

hate big black ants.

LesleyfromWI said...

I am not a fan of June bugs

amy tolley (amylynn73) said...

i dont like flies....yuck!!!

Diana said...

I hate spiders and ants in the kitchen
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jayedee said...

I'm usually pretty "live and let live" but I actually loathe fleas and ticks! They are the bane of an animal rescuers life!

Gricelda said...

Spiders, eww

Leela said...

Mosquitoes and spiders.

Donna said...

I pretty much hate them all but especially spiders and ticks.

Stacy said...

I hate mosquitos but the ladybugs getting into everything are annoying.

Gail Fernandez said...

I am terrified of spiders!

Clair Freebie said...

I'm not really a fan of spiders.