Tag: lyme disease prevention

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

Learn the facts about Lyme Disease and strategies to help avoid it   May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month and this is the perfect opportunity to learn the facts about this serious bacterial infection. Lyme Disease is carried by Blacklegged Ticks (often called deer ticks) and although not all blacklegged ticks carry Lyme Disease, we believe it is important to understand the seriousness of the disease, recognize its symptoms, and employ strategies to keep tick interactions to a minimum. What is Lyme Disease? Lyme Disease is an inflammatory disease transmitted by ticks characterized by a rash, headache, fever, and chills…. Read more »

Let the Pets and Kids Play Outside – This Tick Control Really Works!

Nothing ruins a beautiful summer day like finding a blood-thirsty tick on yourself, your child or your pet. When you finally find the time to get outside with the family and enjoy the sunshine and warm weather in your yard, the last thing you want to do is cover up your skin and spend the whole day checking the kids and pets. Ticks are sneaky, and no amount of covering up or checking can prevent them from biting if they’ve made their way into your yard. This summer, why not take measures into your own hands and learn more about… Read more »