Don’t let the cooler weather fool you – staying protected against ticks lasts longer than you may think.
With over 850 species of ticks worldwide, 90 in the United States, tick control programs have never been more imperative.
For some reason, it seems as though people stop worrying about tick control in MA as soon as the weather cools down a little. As we head into winter, ticks are seemingly out of sight and out of mind. A lot of people assume that they go away or die off like other bugs in […]
Did You Know that July is National Picnic Month? Nothing beats a summer picnic with friends and family. After a slew of cold and rainy months that keep us inside, the beautiful and sunny month of July is a great time to be outside with friends and family, eating watermelon and chicken salad sandwiches, followed […]
The state of Massachusetts has one of the highest numbers of reported cases of tick-borne diseases in the United States. While Lyme’s disease is one of the most well known, ehrlichiosis is another common tick-borne disease that affects people. Additionally, we recently discovered another seven germs spread by ticks that affect people. As many people […]
The warm weather has finally arrived in New England. With the warmer air comes the pesky bugs. From gnats to mosquitos, ants to ticks, insects are waking up. Many people have the misconception that mosquito prevention and tick control in MA is something to be dealt with late spring or early summer. When in fact, […]