There are things you worried about when buying your home in Florida. You knew you’d have to protect against hurricane and flood damage, for example. Maybe you had a passing thought about crossing paths with an alligator.
No one told you about the scorpions, though. You also never got the memo about how many of them have venom in their stingers that can be poisonous. How, even when there’s no venom, those stings hurt like crazy.
Just looking at a scorpion, you can tell that they’re formidable, at least as far as bugs are concerned. If you’ve heard any of the stories about how painful the stings can be, the encounter is likely to scare you, even if the scorpion doesn’t do much of anything.
In this post, we’re going to give you an overview on scorpions in Florida, including how to identify them, which types are most common here, why more people … Read Full Post »