Greater Baton Rouge Business Report has announced the 10 Capital Region women who will be celebrated this spring as this year’s Influential Women in Business honorees. Dugas’ own Laura Simpson is proud to be one of the 2018 honorees! Look for Laura’s profile in the May 22 issue of Business Report. She will be recognized…
Laura Simpson
Laura Simpson, President of Dugas Pest Control, was presented with the Paul Adams Award of Excellence at the annual banquet of the Louisiana Pest Management Association held in late January. This award, which has only been given to thirteen people since its creation in 1983, is the highest honor the Association can bestow upon a…
New Orleans City Business mentioned our own Daniel Hill’s recent promotion: Daniel Hill has been named branch manager for Dugas Pest Control’s New Orleans and North Shore operations. -CityBusiness Staff Reports,Jan. 4, 2018

Dugas Volunteers

Since 1995, the Volunteers of America Drop In Center has served as a point-of-entry for the street homeless. The primary focus of the Center is to assist homeless individuals and families with obtaining treatment and housing. The Center provides case management as well as a place for homeless individuals to do their laundry, shower, receive…
  Subterranean termites are the most destructive pests in our country, and they cost homeowners and businesses billions of dollars each year. They are found in all states except for Alaska, and they are most common in the southern states. Louisiana is one of the top states for termites because of our warm, subtropical climate.…
  When you think of the word “swarm,” the image of a group of insects flying together may come to mind. Yet when it comes to swarms in the termite world, the word means something very different.   What is a Termite Swarm? A Formosan termite swarm is not aggressive or tightly grouped together. Instead,…

Types of Termites in Baton Rouge

There are four types of termites that live in Baton Rouge: Dampwood Drywood Formosan Subterranean termites Some termites are native to the state of Louisiana and have been here for as long as we can remember, while others were introduced into the state over time. Termites are often referred to as “silent killers” because they…
People often think of armadillos living primarily in places like South and Central America, but they are not completely exempt from residing in the states, particularly in Louisiana, Texas, South Carolina and Florida. The species that is found in our local Baton Rouge area is the nine-banded armadillo, and this particular species has traveled northward…

Opossum Removal in Baton Rouge

If something has been getting into your garbage, eating your pet’s food and creating strange, scratching noises in the attic, it may not be squirrels or raccoons that are invading your property. It may be opossums coming into your Baton Rouge home. Opossums are especially skilled at identifying entry points that allow them to get…
This week, Dugas Pest Control was featured by WAFB Baton Rouge for a story on controlling pests during all this rain using rain activated pest control products.  Watch this video to find out all about it! WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports