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Integrated Pest Management · Agriculture and Natural Resources

University of California

Pests of homes, structures, people and pets

Click on the QT next to a pest name for a brief overview of how to manage a pest.

Pests that sting, bite, or injure

Wood-destroying, food, fabric, and nuisance pests

Vertebrate pests: Birds, mammals, and reptiles


For more resources for structural pest management professionals, visit the Structural Portal page.

For guidelines on designing buildings to exclude pests, download the free publication Pest Prevention by Design, released in 2012 by the San Francisco Department of the Environment.