Compared to a mosquito bite or a bee sting, in which the insects “doing” is over quickly, a tick bite takes much longer. Also, unlike a bee or wasp sting which can be immediately quite painful, one usually does not even notice a tick bite. The tick excretes an anesthetic into the bite, only when … Read moreHow Long Does A Tick Bite Last?
Spending a lot of time outdoors in nature then it can, despite all the precautions, happen that you get bitten by a tick. When bitten, it is most important to remove a tick as soon as possible to lower the risk of the transfer of dangerous viruses of bacteria. How To Remove A Tick From … Read morehow to remove a tick from a person
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
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 … Read moreWhat Are Ticks And How Does A Tick Bite Look
Fleas and Ticks are the nightmares of every pet owner, little blood-sucking pests that bother our four-legged friends. Fleas and ticks are a constant problem and often befall our pets. Fleas when in contact with other pets or in a flea-infested room, ticks, after nature walks in meadows and woods. But how do you recognize … Read moreFlea Vs Tick- How Do They Differ?