Ticks are pesky little insects that can transmit diseases. One of the best options to get rid of ticks is by having natural predators on your property, which will eat ticks. Do you know what eats ticks? If you don’t, you’re not alone. Most people have no idea what preys on these pesky little bloodsuckers. Learn about some of the fascinating facts about tick predators. You will be astonished at the creatures that hunt these pests.
Turkeys eat ticks. An adult turkey is one of the most voracious tick predators, and a single turkey can eat 200 or more little critters a day. Learn more about turkeys and how they act as a natural tick controller.
Ticks and Lyme disease are two health-threatening topics people talk about. Not all ticks are carriers of Lyme disease except some prominent tick species – Blacklegged Ticks, Brown ticks, and sometimes Groundhog ticks. Lyme disease is a life-threatening illness that can be difficult to treat if not caught early.
This blog will discuss about tick carriers of lyme disease and what you need to know and do to prevent lyme disease.
Ticks in Florida may be a problem throughout the year. The adult or the nymph ticks may be active throughout the year. According to sources, people in Florida are affected mainly by the nymphal stages of ticks. Among other areas, the Sunshine state in Florida is highly infected by tick transmission and tick diseases. Learn more about the influence of the specific type of ticks in Florida and how to prevent yourself from getting infected.
Ticks in Wisconsin are highly active from May to November. Many residents have reported Lyme disease during this interval, so it is significant to reduce the spread of tick-borne diseases. This blog will cover all the types of ticks that are prominent in Wisconsin and how to prevent tick bites if you are in a tick-infested area.
The ticks in Washington are active in spring and summer. Especially, the ticks are widely prevalent and active in the months of March to Mid-May and from Mid-August to November. This blog will talk about the different types of ticks that are widely prevalent in the Western part of Washington, how to prevent tick bites and how to submit the tick for identification and testing.
The tick population in Connecticut is rising due to certain climatic factors like shorter and warmer winters and longer and wet springs and summer. This makes it favorable for the tick population to thrive and expand their population in Connecticut. Connecticut has a large population of disease-causing ticks – Blacklegged ticks and American dog ticks. But climatic factors have led to the emergence of new species in the state, including Lone star ticks, Asian longhorned ticks, etc. This blog will provide you with information regarding the ticks in Connecticut.
There are mainly six tick-borne diseases in Missouri – Rocky Mountain spotted fever, ehrlichiosis, tularemia, Lyme disease, and disease caused by Heartland and Bourbon virus. Knowing the different types of ticks in Missouri is significant to prevent tick bites during your outdoor adventure.
Ticks have been prevalent in Georgia’s moist and dense forest areas, with the highest population of some unique disease-spreading ticks like the Lone star ticks and blacklegged ticks. This makes the Georgians susceptible to Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Lyme disease, and other tick diseases. You can find a huge number of tick populations during the months – April and September and the winter season. This blog will cover the prominent type of ticks in Georgia with some preventive measures to keep yourself away from tick infections.
here are 15 species of ticks recorded in the woody and brushy areas like forests, grasslands, and yards. But there are prominently five significant species of ticks that you can find in Tennessee. This blog will discuss these five types of ticks in Tennessee and preventive measures to keep you from tick infections and tick diseases.