We want to debunk the myth of the well-known fact that all mosquitoes bite. Only female mosquitoes attack – a male’ jaws is underdeveloped so they can not bite. Female need blood to lay eggs and produce offspring. Mosquitoes bite not humans on;y, but also all warm-blooded animals, including birds and your pets. To protect yourself and family from mosquito bites, you must use insect repellents, mosquito traps, foggers, and zappers - we described them in details in 7 Tried and True Ways of Keeping Mosquitoes Away.