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21 Ways To Get Rid Of Ticks In Your Home And Yard

By emma / March 15, 2019

There are an estimated 899 species of blood-sucking parasitic ticks found all over the world, and they outnumber humans by the billions. These ticks can invade your home and yard and transmit blood-borne diseases in humans and animals alike. However, there is no need to panic. If you are suffering from a tick infestation, go […]

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What Are the Effects of Ticks on Dogs?

By Lavenda / June 26, 2018

Ticks are ectoparasites that live on the skin of domestic animals, usually dogs and cats. These arachnids belong to the order Parasitiformes and subclass Acari. They feed on the blood of the host organism, and most of the times, along the way they transfer diseases to those organisms. Although they are widely distributed around the […]

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How to Find Ticks on Dogs?

By Lavenda / June 26, 2018

Ticks are basically the ectoparasites that live by sucking the blood off your dog, birds, cats and some amphibians. They are widely distributed around the world, however, they prefer the warm and humid climates, because that’s when they can properly flourish. So, you see, there is one more disadvantage of global warming. Ticks around the […]

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What Are the Symptoms of Ticks on Dogs?

By Lavenda / June 26, 2018

Ticks are small obligated ectoparasites that feed by sucking the blood of their hosts. Hosts of these species can be dogs, cats, birds, humans and sometimes some amphibians as well. They live and flourish in warm and humid environments. Their life cycle is usually divided into four stages, egg, larva, nymph and adult. Ixodid or […]

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What Causes Ticks on Dogs?

By Lavenda / June 26, 2018

Ticks are ectoparasites or external parasites that belong to the class Arachnida and live by feasting on the blood of the host organisms. Their hosts can be any domestic animals like dogs or birds, mammals, and even humans. They are mostly found in hot and humid climates around the world because this is the temperature […]

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Tick Repellent: 6 Most Effective Repellents Help You Get Rid Of Ticks

By Irina / June 29, 2017

Ticks are a particular genre of arthropods descending from the families of invertebrates with external skeletons. They cannot be classified under any form of insect or spider family, but fall under the category of mites. It can be said that all ticks are a minor group of bugs, but not all mites can be called […]

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Stag Beetle: General Facts and How to Control Them

By Irina / June 21, 2017

The lesser beetle is relatively smaller in size than other beetles. It also has large jaws and broader head. The male stag beetle can be distinguished from its smaller mandibles and the antennae which look unique than other insects. The female stag beetle can be identified by the full black color wings it has on […]

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How to Get Rid Of Ticks on Your Dogs (4 Best-Selling Repellents)

By Irina / June 21, 2017

A tick is a small parasite that attaches itself on your dog’s skin causing irritability and health problems to them. They usually get to the skin through stray dogs while they interact with a spot where female ticks are laying eggs. The ticks’ eggs once hatched lay around on the ground until they find a […]

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How to Get Rid of Ticks Indoors (and Outdoors)

By Irina / June 21, 2017

The little tiny species, Ticks, are biologically known as Arachnida. It is one of the classified species of spiders. These tiny creatures are dependent on sucking blood. There are around 800 species that live throughout the globe. These are known for spreading the human diseases or illnesses. There is only one difference amongst the two […]

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