I have found some little bugs that jump in my bathroom. I noticed some in my bed, and I THINK I saw one in my son's bed too. Now, I could be paranoid because we had a bad case of the fleas a year ago, but I am afraid that we have them again. We have one cat, and one dog. We use Frontline on both our animlas, but I was 2 days late putting it on this month.
Carpet beetles do not bite, but allergic people can experience welts if exposed to their tiny hairs. Carpet beetles can damage fabric, furniture, carpeting and clothing that contain natural animal fibers. 5. Bat Bugs. Bat bugs are very similar in appearance to bed bugs and are best identified by an expert entomologist with a microscope.
I get questions through my 'Bugs site every week about tiny jumping bugs in people's homes.The questions usually start something like: "I've found tiny jumping bugs on my _____, what are they and what should I do?" Since there are only a few small insects that actually jump or hop when disturbed this question is pretty easy to answer even without a good photo.
Two of the most common small jumping bugs that appear brown or black are springtails and fleas. Springtails and fleas both may appear indoors and are capable of jumping long distances. Fleas are detrimental to pets and humans due to the biting they perform that causes itching and irritation.
Since last fall, when I purchased a new bed spread, I have been plagued by tiny (head of a pin) black bugs. They live in my bed, which I have sprayed so much I have sinus problems. There is the tiny black stage.
Occasionally, springtails—tiny black bugs that jump—will migrate indoors during periods of heavy rains, or during prolonged hot, dry spells. If you have houseplants, they may have been living in the potting soil and simply escaped their pots.