Bird Lice Pest Control Sydney

Bird lice pest control Sydney also known as Bird Mites

Need Help with Bird Lice ?


Bird lice pest control Sydney – Can be found in areas where birds are kept or anywhere birds have been nesting.  Lice issues mostly occur when the birds leave their nest the lice are forced to go in search of a new feeding host.

Bird mites are common in spring and the beginning of summer. When the seasons change, and there is an increase in humidity that creates ideal breeding conditions for the lice.

Bird Lice can move into living spaces in houses by climbing down walls, ceilings and bedding in search of their next feed.

What do Bird Mites look like?


  • Less than 1 mm in length
  • 8 legs
  • Very mobile
  • Semi-transparent in colour until blood has been digested
  • edRdish to blackish after feeding
  • Oval in shape with a sparse covering of short hair

Where can bird mites be found?


  • Around eaves and in chimneys
  • Inside roof cavities
  • In wall spaces
  • Within foundations and basements
  • Around porches
  • On window ledges

How do you get rid of bird lice?


There are 3 main components in eradicating bird lice from a residential or commercial property



Correctly identifying bird lice is important in determining how to control infestations. If you are being bitten, bird lice are pests that should be considered.

Location & Removal of the nest


The best approach for controlling a bird lice infestation is to locate and remove bird nests. In some cases, the birds nest cannot be reached due to the location inside the roof cavity.

If this is the case with you, your technician will discuss this with you further

Prevention and Eradication


Preventing birds from taking up home in the roof void is the best way to prevent bird lice.

Repair broken tiles and any openings in eaves or roof cavities. Close off entrance points

Bird Lice Pest Control Sydney

Bird Lice Pest Control Sydney

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