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 fall 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 … Read moreTick Myths and Misconceptions
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 … Read moreWhat Are Ticks And How Does A Tick Bite Look
Ticks appear in ever increasing numbers in cities and in our gardens. They spread into our close surroundings through host animals such as mice, rats, hedgehogs, birds, and even our pets. Being carriers of dangerous diseases that also can infect humans, tick colonization in our yard and garden needs to be controlled. Fortunately, there are a number of plants … Read moreTop 7 Tick Plants That Repel Ticks
Ticks are small, bloodsucking arachnids waiting for a suitable victim by lingering in hiding places around your home, in your yards, out in parks and forest. They are virtually everywhere in nature throughout the world, wherever they find a suitable environment. These little creatures can transmit various diseases, reducing and eliminating tick populations in areas … Read more5 Ways To Reduce Ticks In Your Yard
Every pet owner knows the little pests that trouble our four-legged friends. Fleas and Ticks are easy and regularly transmitted to our pets. Fleas when in contact with other pets or when spending time in a flea-infested room, ticks while being outdoors in nature. But how do you recognize the parasites, how do flea vs tick … Read moreFlea Vs Tick- How Do They Differ?