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Identify your pest:

To the untrained eye it can be deceiving and difficult to identify a pest. You may think you're looking at something friendly but with so many variance in species, you could be seeing something very dangerous.

We've developed this pest identification tool so you can safely know what you're dealing with. If you were able to snap a photo of your pest, follow the steps to upload your photo below.

If taking a photo of the pest requires you to get close or puts you in any danger, call SafeSpray 1300 562 053 before doing anything.

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Pest Identification | Safe Spray Pest Control

Knowing your pests is the first step in controlling them. It seems so simple but sometimes, this is a step that’s taken for granted.

Take the commonplace rodents. There are different members to the rodent family, including common pests like mice and rats. Having any of these within your property will likely cause you problems.

However, there are many strategies that a professional pest control company can take to rid your property of a variety of rodents. There are several places where we check for infestation. Likewise, there are different pest monitoring strategies that we implement to catch future activity of each one.

The approach to pest control is always specific and unique to your situation. The approach is never cookie-cutter. We understand the specifics of your property and requirement may be different to those of others.

So, when you get in touch with Safe Spray, one of the first things we find out is the type of pests that you are dealing with. This is all important, and makes a huge difference to overall efficiency in pest control services.

Use this tool to find out for yourself. Or, get in touch with Safe Spray today to know more about our pest control services.

The Benefits of Our Online Pest Identification Tool

Online pest identification tools such as ours are becoming increasingly crucial in Australia because of the diverse array of pests that can affect households, businesses, and agricultural operations. These pest ID tools allow for the swift and accurate identification and management of pests.

Quick and Accurate Identification

One of the main advantages of online pest identification tools is that they enable quick and accurate identification of a wide range of pests. Having a reliable tool helps identify pests promptly. It can aid in implementing the right control measures effectively, reducing potential damages.


The accessibility of our online pest ID tool ensures that users can identify pests from any location, providing instant assistance. This is particularly beneficial for individuals in remote or rural areas of Australia where access to pest control professionals may be limited.

Informed Decision-Making

Knowledge is power when dealing with pests. Our online pest identification tool provides valuable information about the habits, lifecycles, and preferred habitats of pests. This information empowers users to make informed decisions on pest control methods, preventative measures, and suitable treatments, ensuring effective and long-lasting solutions.

Our online pest identification tool is a boon to individuals and businesses alike. It facilitates swift identification, promotes informed decision-making, and ensures accessibility and cost-efficiency in pest management.

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Why You Need to Identify Pests Within Your Property

Identifying pests is critical in a country with a very unique ecosystem. Pests come with potential risks to health, property, and the environment. When you know your pests, you know how to best deal with them.

Protecting Health and Safety: Many pests in Australia can be harmful to human health. For instance, certain spider species are venomous, while rodents can carry diseases. Mosquitoes are vectors for serious illnesses like dengue fever. Accurate identification of these pests is essential for implementing the best pest control measures.

Preventing Property Damage: The country is home to pests like termites and borers that can cause significant structural damage to buildings and homes. Early identification of these pests allows for timely intervention, preventing costly repairs.

Agricultural Impact: The agricultural sector is particularly susceptible to pest invasions. Crop-damaging pests, like locusts and fruit flies, can lead to significant losses in yield and quality. Accurate pest identification enables farmers to use targeted pest control strategies.

4. Environmental Conservation: Our diverse ecosystem is sensitive to changes brought about by invasive pest species. Identifying these pests is a step towards preserving native flora and fauna. Invasive species can disrupt local ecosystems, and knowing which pests are harmful helps in implementing conservation efforts and preventing ecological imbalances.

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