How Mosquitoes Got Their Taste for Human Blood

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Article for ScienceDaily Outlines Reasons Behind Mosquitoes’ Attraction to Humans

Ever wonder why mosquitoes are so attracted to humans? In a recent article for ScienceDaily, scientists from the journal Current Biology discuss what exactly makes humans so attractive to these pests. While most people would think that biting humans is innate to all mosquitoes, this is not actually the case. In fact, with over 3,000 species of mosquito in the world today, researchers say that only a few of those have acquired a taste for human blood. So, what is it that draws certain types of mosquitoes to humans?

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Staying Comfortable In Your Outdoor Space


Summertime means outdoor fun time, but it’s no fun if the bugs chase you back in. Of course, at Mosquito Authority we know how to keep you free of mosquitoes and ticks. Regular barrier treatment and preventative service will keep you mosquito-free and tick-free between treatments. 

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Celebrating Fathers Day 2020

The third Sunday in June is here, and that means it’s time to celebrate Dad!

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This year things are different for most regions of the country, and you may have to be creative in the ways you give Dad his special day. If you partner with Mosquito Authority, you know Dad will have a comfortable, safe, mosquito-free yard to hang out in the hammock and relax on his special day.

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