Tick Myths and Misconceptions

There is a lot of false knowledge around about ticks. Some have a little fact to it, others are just Myth.  You hear myth like ticks falling from trees onto their victims, only forests workers are at risk or ticks can be removed with glue. True is: ticks can be quite dangerous because they can transmit a number of serious infectious diseases. The best tick protection is to know what is fact and what is just myths about ticks. In order […]

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About Ticks

What are Ticks? Ticks belong to the family of spiders (arachnids), an adult tick has 8 legs. Insects have 6 legs and may have wings too. There are over 800 species of ticks known worldwide. Ticks are ectoparasites (living on instead of inside a host). They need to feed on the blood of mammals, birds, and sometimes reptiles and amphibians. Ticks are carriers of a number of diseases that affect both humans and animals. Almost all ticks belong to one of […]

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Top 7 Tick Repellent Plants That Ticks Hate

Top 7 Plants That Control Ticks

Tick bites are a common problem faced by many people all over the world. Ticks are small insects that suck the blood from the body of the host. Recent analysis has proved that ticks can spread many harmful diseases from person to person. So, these ticks should be eradicated from the homes to ensure a healthy living. There are many natural ways to eradicate ticks from your living area. Growing tick repellent plants are one of the useful natural methods […]

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5 Ways To Reduce Ticks In Your Yard

5 Ways To Reduce Ticks In Your Yard

Ticks are small, bloodsucking arachnids that live in the body of the living organisms. They are spread all throughout the world. These little creatures transmit various diseases from person to person. So, people should keep themselves away from the tricks to maintain a healthy life. The easiest method to keep the ticks away from the home is, by the use of suitable methods. There are many natural and manmade ways to keep the ticks away from the living organisms. To […]

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Fleas Vs Ticks- How Do They Differ?

Fleas Vs Ticks- How Do They Differ

Both the fleas and ticks are parasites that feed on the blood of the host to survive. They are common at the time of summer or the months that are warmer. They usually affect the pets and spread to humans through the pets. They cause several health problems and diseases that can be deadly. As they look almost similar, people get confused to identify if it is a flea or tick. To help you all, we have featured this article […]

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