Oink! Ouch! Ouch! Relax, PIG! The mosquitoes need to breed. Aargh!! What do you mean? So many mosquitoes trying to bite me! It’s awful. Mosquitoes need to bite to lay eggs. Uh huh. And how does biting me help? Well, laying eggs takes a lot of energy. So female mosquitoes are always on a lookout for food. The blood of animals and people promises lots of easy nutrition. Aarghh! I must appear like a big fat energy bar to them! Now you know!