Tag: Lone Star Ticks

Winter is often seen as a season of dormancy for many creatures. Trees shed their leaves, animals hibernate, and insects seemingly vanish. However, one persistent question lingers in the minds of those who enjoy the outdoors or have pets: Do ticks die in winter?Seasonal Tick ActivityThe short answer is no; ticks don’t necessarily die off […]

Many people who have sizable yards with a significant population of ticks consider using chickens to control their tick population. This is especially true as tick-borne diseases such as Alpha-Gal Syndrome become more common. After all, why not get rid of the ticks and get some fresh, free-range eggs out of the deal? Below, we’ll […]

There’s been a lot of stir in the last few years about Lone Star Ticks and their ability to cause a potentially dangerous meat allergy. This week, we’ll be getting to the bottom of it, including how you can avoid a nasty bite from a Lone Star Tick. Alpha-gal Syndrome and Lone Star TicksAccording to the […]