After the tick-apocalypse of 2012, do you have a plan to stay TickSafe this tick season. Rhode Island Senior Senator Jack Reed, URI TickGuy Thomas Mather, and Tick Control Professional Dave Mendell joined forces to kick off the state's newest tickborne disease prevention program that encourages citizens to Get TickSmart/RI.
in Events > What is Your Tick Plan?'
While ticks are either buried under snow, frozen into the ground, or just taking a rest over much of the northern tier of the USA this month,
the winter "green up" in much of California is just what it takes to really "heat up" TickEncounter risk .... from Mendocino to Calabasas, as
well as points further south and points in between.
in Tick Notes > California Dreamin'
Can't find the right tick repellent clothes to fit your style or work situation? Did you know you can have your current wardrobe professionally treated with 0.5% permethrin, an invisible, odorless, EPA registered tick repellent that remains effective through 70 washes? Insect Shield LLC provides a service that does just that.
in Prevention > Protect Yourself > Insect Shield Your Own Clothes
TickSmart™ Daily TickCheck Shower Cards help prevent disease by reminding people to do a daily tick check.
Daily TickCheck Shower Cards are waterproof, and show actual- and enlarged-size blacklegged ticks in full color, as well as the other common human
biting ticks and the most common biting areas to check every time you bathe. Each card also comes with its own lanyard to make hanging the card easier.
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