• Cockroaches

  • Cockroach Facts | Target 1 Pest Control Birmingham & The Black Country

    • Cockroaches can measure over 50 mm (2 in) length
    • Cockroaches have six legs, two antennae and some have wings. 
    • The pest cockroaches can be carriers of various diseases 
    • Cockroaches emit unpleasant odors and may also produce sound.
    • Cockroaches have been around since the time of dinosaurs!
    • A cockroach can live almost a month without food.
    • A cockroach can live about two weeks without water.
    • Some female cockroaches only mate once and stay pregnant for life!
    • A cockroach can live for up to one week without its head!
    • Cockroaches can hold their breath for up to 40 minutes!
    • Cockroaches can run up to 3 miles an hour.