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Cockroaches

Did You Know ?

  • Cockroaches can leave an an offensive odour with their spit and urine.
  • They generally feed on food leftovers (including pet and human food)
  • Cockroaches can transmit disease-causing bacteria through their bodies.
  • They carry many types of human pathogens, parasitic worms and bacteria.
  • Cockroaches can also feed and survive on items like the glue found behind a stamp.
  • To help them in mating and swarming, cockroach feces contain chemical trails that emit airborne pheromones. These pheromones help cockroaches track chemically-active trails to discover food in the hide-outs of other cockroaches.
  • There are 4,500 species of cockroaches around the world, of which about 30 are found near human habitation.
  • Cockroaches have been on this planet ever since the age of the dinosaurs.
  • Cockroaches can stay hungry for about a month and thirsty for about a fortnight.
  • Certain female cockroaches can remain impregnated for the entire life after mating.
  • A headless cockroach can live for up to one week.
  • They can hold their breath for up to 40 minutes.
  • A Cockroach runs at the speed of up to 3 miles an hour.
  • Even a nuclear attack cannot completely destroy cockroaches!

Home tips to prevent cockroach infestation:

  • Store all food in sealed containers only.
  • Make use of dust-bins that have a tight lid.
  • Keep your home, especially the kitchen, cleaned on a regular basis.
  • Carry out any plumbing repair work without delay to prevent water leaks.
  • Holes in walls around baseboards, in- between cabinets, pipes, doors and windows should be sealed using copper mesh, cement, silicone caulk or steel wool.

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