Posts in Category: Ticks
As the temperatures warm, ticks become more active and become a serious concern for New Castle residents. According to the Centers for Disease Control, Pennsylvania led the nation in reported cases of Lyme disease in 2016; the most recent data released. More than 11,000 cases were reported in Pennsylvania, and Delaware had more than 500 cases.
It's hard to enjoy your backyard without tick concerns, especially if you're finding ticks on yourself when you come back inside. Ticks are scary. Sure, not every tick you find on you has a disease, but the diseases they're able to transmit can make your jaw drop. Today, we're going to talk about some of the ways ticks can put everyone in your home at risk and discuss how to mitigate that…
It has been recently discovered that a new invasive tick species has been reported in New Jersey and other east coast states. What this means for us may seem alarming, but here are a few things you need to know when it comes to this invasive pest.
When considering pest control for our homes, we are often concerned about the harm that pests can bring to the human occupants, but there is one pest that seems to prefer our furry counterparts. Ticks.