Skip to main content
Whether inside or out, at home or at play, living in Oklahoma often means dealing with pests. This page compiles resources from Oklahoma State University experts about keeping your family safe and prepared against spiders.

What You Need To Know About Spiders

Spiders: Brown Recluse, Black Widow and Other Common Spiders

Most spiders do not bite humans, and with a few exceptions, spider venoms are not harmful to humans or other mammals. Spiders are important predators which help keep insect and some other arthropod pest populations in check. 

Spider Videos

Watch experts explain the best ways to identify, control and protect yourself and your family from spiders.

Back To Top