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What eats insects

Fly is eaten by carnivorous green plant

When people think of doing pest control, they often think of applying chemicals in and around their homes. They don’t often think about natural pest control methods, one being things that eat insects. Some of these may be things that the home owner could invest in and provide, with the others being things that will just naturally be around already.

Insects eat other insects. Spiders eat other insects. Lizards, birds, frogs, skunks, ant eaters, cats, and guinea hens eat insects as well.

Did you know that there are plants that eat insects as well? One such plant is the venus fly trap. It is estimated that there are roughly 500 insect eating plants across the world.