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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. And your kids will love the Summer Scientist Bug Catching Kit that you can win with today’s giveaway. 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.

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 our pest control based in science or to schedule an inspection, visit or call 1-800-800-ORKIN.

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• Are you prepared for mosquito season this year? See if you’re ready to earn your badge in Mosquito Season Prep. Test your knowledge by taking the Buzzer Beater quiz on the app below!

• 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!

Here is what you can win with today’s giveaway! Won’t your kids love this?

The Orkin Summer Scientist Bug Catching Kits are fun for the whole family!

Each pack includes:

  • 1 Bug Catcher Craft Kit: This awesome DIY bug catcher kit will let your family’s personality shine through while also learning about nature and the world around us. The kit includes 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.

Have you ever wondered? Do Mosquitoes prefer Adults over Children? Find out on the video below.

Giveaway Guidelines:

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. Giveaway open to the U.S. only. The prize will be sent via FedEx or USPS. No P.O. Boxes please. Enter on the Rafflecopter app below. The winner will be chosen on April 30 and will have 24 hours to respond to my email.

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(Disclosure: I will receive an Orkin Summer Scientist Bug Catching Kit in exchange for this post and hosting the giveaway. I am working with Orkin Rollins INC.)

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  1. Homeschool Parenting Summit 2.0 October 16-21, 2023
  2. Stephanie Grant says:

    I learned that: Bright colors have not been proven to attract adult mosquitoes, but strong smells like perfumes, scented soaps, and lotions do. Standing water sources and hot exhaled gases also attract mosquitoes.

  3. Sara Floyd says:

    I learned that yellow light is better than blue to not attract mosquitos

  4. Lisa Williams says:

    I learned that mosquitos prefer adults over children because of more CO2.

  5. I learned they prefer adults over children. Thanks for the chance to win!

  6. Darlene Cruz says:

    Mosquito prefers adult CO2.

  7. Lynette Williams says:

    I learned that only female mosquitos bite us.

  8. Amanda Flick says:

    The quiz showed me that mosquitoes can breed even in 1 inch deep standing water, better scour my area for that.

  9. Deanna D. says:

    I thought bug spray was sufficient…it said it starts wearing off immediately and to reapply vigilantly. YUCK!!!! Also said that only female mosquitoes bite and they use the protein from your blood to create eggs…double YUCK!!!!

  10. LeAnn Harbert says:

    Mosquitoes are attracted to adults more than children.

  11. I learned that both male and female mosquitoes need sugar. And blood is use later for egg production.

  12. I learned that mosquitoes like the more CO2 in the adult’s blood over the kid’s.

  13. I learned there were a lot of places I did not think about checking for standing water.

  14. Mosquitoes prefer adults over kids because they have more CO2. Thank you for the chance 🙂

  15. Angela Saver says:

    I learned that adult mosquitos are attracted to smells, such as perfumes, & scented lotions & soaps!

  16. I learned that mosquitos prefer adults over children because of more CO2.

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