Birds are often parasitized by mites, and mites are common around nests. However, sometimes these mites can also enter homes and become a temporary nuisance to people.
- Bird and Rodent Mites in Homes
This is a bothersome group of mites that parasitize poultry, wild birds, and rodents. When their normal host is not present they may also bite humans, causing discomfort and sometimes skin irritations.