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Other Names: Bird Mites
|Fipronil||Frontline Spray (0.25%-w/v-fipronil) applied directly to the bird's body.|
|Remove all abandoned wild bird nests nearby, which may be found around eaves, roof spaces, cavities in walls, foundations, porches, and on window ledges. Note Wear gloves when removing nests, since these mites can transfer to humans.|
|Remove and replace all nestbox materials (hay, straw, shavings, etc.), and thoroughly scrub clean with soap and hot water.|
|Treat the nestbox area with an approved insecticide, such as a surface spray or insecticide powder.|
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