What eats Ticks?

what eats ticks

Plants and animals are linked by complex food webs and food chains. At the beginning are the plants as Producers. Only they can produce their own food from water and carbon dioxide with the help of sunlight. They are the food base for all living beings. Animals cannot make their own food, they are Consumers, … Read more

Check Your Yard for Ticks

check your yard for ticks

by Christina Coruth Is your yard infested with ticks? The tick drag and the tick flag are just the tools you need to answer that question. With a few inexpensive items you can make your own tick drag and tick flag in a snap. Using them is as easy as walking through your yard. When … Read more

What Are Ticks Good For?

what are ticks good for

Ticks have a really bad image. They are parasites that suck blood from us and nearly any other creature they manage to get a hold on. On top of that, they can transmit many dangerous diseases. No wonder many people ask questions like “Why are they even there?” Or “What are ticks good for?” These … Read more

How Long Does A Tick Bite Last?

how long does a tick bite last

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 more

How To Remove A Tick From A Person

how to remove a tick from a person

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 more