Tick Repellent RecipesTips and recipes for repelling ticks. Post your ideas.
Borax for Ticks?I've been reading in Thrifty Tips about using borax in the wash instead of bleach (works great) and on the carpet to kill fleas. Can anyone tell me if it will kill ticks on the carpet and outside on the ground?
Ticks on Mattresses?My DH took possession of lounges from a good friend (or so we thought). Our friend had let his dogs sleep on the lounges (after we agreed to take them, to help him out) and they were full off ticks.
Does Pine Straw Attract Ticks?Someone told me that pine straw attracts ticks.
What Attracts Ticks?When my brother and his wife go for walks he comes back with several ticks attached and she has none. She says it is because he drinks Pepsi. Is this true? Does anyone know why he gets them and she does not?
Controlling Ticks on Calves?How and what spray do you use to control ticks that are on calves?
Getting Rid of TicksTicks can be troublesome for humans and pets. This is a page about getting rid of ticks.
Removing a TickThis is a page about removing a tick. Ticks are blood sucking parasitic arachnids that feed on mammals, birds, and sometimes even reptiles and amphibians. Because of how they attach to the host they can be difficult to remove.
Getting Rid of Ticks in Your HouseWhen pets pick up ticks outside they frequently leave them in your home, where they can become an infestation. This is a page about getting rid of ticks in your house.
Getting Rid of Ticks in Your YardDepending on where you live and the time of year ticks can be a parasite on dogs and humans. Food grade diatomaceous earth may be helpful in reducing ticks. This is a page about getting rid of ticks in your yard.