You may think that ticks only come out when the warmer weather arrives. That these disease transmitting arachnids are only a threat to us as the temperatures heat up. Well… ticks survive through the winter! Although they are less active […]Read More
A bite from a tick can not only be irritating, but it can also pose some serious health risks. Ticks are known for transmitting diseases, such as Lyme disease and the bad news is that the situation is only getting […]Read More
New Tick Species
A new tick species is spreading a potentially harmful disease across the United States. The Asian longhorned tick was discovered last year in New Jersey, but as expected, this little critter is making headway across parts of Arkansas, Connecticut, Maryland, […]
It’s now started to get really cold in some parts of the U.S. Temperatures are dropping below freezing and there’s snow falling, but does this mean that we don’t need to worry so much about ticks in the winter months?
Do […]Read More