Bed bugs are becoming a more prevalent pest in Connecticut. They are a parasite that feeds on humans. They need to feed on blood to grow and reproduce. In the past decade, bed bugs have begun making a comeback across the United States, although they are not considered to be a major pest, they can reduce quality of life for people. Please see the following information and guidance from the CT Agricultural Station and The Connecticut Coalition Against Bed Bugs (CCABB).
Bed Bugs: Homeowners Guide
Bed Bugs: How to deal with them