11/15/18

How Did Ticks Get Inside My Home?

How Did Ticks Get Inside My Home? 11/15/2018 Like many other parasitic pests, ticks feed off of the blood of their hosts. However, while other blood-sucking pests will jump or fly to get to a suitable warm-blooded host, ticks are incapable of doing so. Instead, they will wait in thick vegetation, high grasses, and along… Read more »

05/13/14

How To Get Rid Of Ticks And Prevent Lyme Disease

How To Get Rid Of Ticks And Prevent Lyme Disease 5/13/2014 May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month, which means it is a good time to talk about the pests that are known for spreading this terrible disease. Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi and can be transmitted to humans through the bite… Read more »