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Help! Found these on my carpet..

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Tiggerbounce123 Thu 16-Jun-16 12:29:34

Hi guys I need some help! I found these wriggly things on my carpet and I have no idea what they are! I have searched and searched online but came up with nothing! Does anyone know what they are?

dataandspot Thu 16-Jun-16 12:32:36

Clothes moths?

Elledouble Thu 16-Jun-16 12:33:20

Are they silverfish?

Fostec1 Thu 16-Jun-16 12:33:21

Silver fish

girlandboy Thu 16-Jun-16 12:35:17

Silver fish move fast!
Carpet moth larvae usually have a papery case around them, though I've seen them without. And they are very very very slow!

Poke it and see if it moves grin

gamerchick Thu 16-Jun-16 12:35:47

Man those things eat everything. It's the only time I'm grateful for having ants.

PaintedDrivesAndPolishedGrass Thu 16-Jun-16 12:39:43

Have you got a dog or cat?

Tiggerbounce123 Thu 16-Jun-16 12:45:23

I have 2 cats! If you poke them they curl up! They are so small and thin I've never seen them before and I always keep my carpet clean sad

Tiggerbounce123 Thu 16-Jun-16 12:51:58

Here's a picture to show how small they are. It's really driving me insane!

PaintedDrivesAndPolishedGrass Thu 16-Jun-16 12:53:03

i think your cats need worming.😷

PaintedDrivesAndPolishedGrass Thu 16-Jun-16 12:54:13

I've just seen your last pic, looks like flea larvae.

Tuiles Thu 16-Jun-16 12:56:59

I'd say flea larvae too. You will need to treat the whole house and especially anywhere the cats sleep.

Tiggerbounce123 Thu 16-Jun-16 12:58:31

The cats get wormed and de flead every 4 weeks plus they are indoors too. How do you get rid of them?

Namechangingbastard Thu 16-Jun-16 13:00:54

Carpet beetle larvae I would think. They grown into things called hairy bears if they are!

FreshsatsumaforDd Thu 16-Jun-16 13:02:29

Larvae from carpet moths before they cover themselves with threads of wool from the carpet. They eat the carpet, especially round the edges of in dark areas behind doors or under furniture.

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