The American Dog Tick is commonly confined to the outdoors; however, they generally make their way inside homes on pets or rodents. Keep pets from venturing into thick, overgrown vegetation where ticks may be present. Have pets checked and treated regularly. If you find you have an infestation, contact a pest control professional ticks can carry several dangerous diseases.
With Halloween just around the corner, its time for larger-than-life creepy, crawly creatures skittering across lawns, lurking in dark alleyways and dropping out of nowhere to frighten their hapless victims.
Keep on top of your pets’ pest potentials this spring and summer, by ensuring that your four-legged friends visit the vet for flea and tick prevention treatments or by purchasing effective topical drop treatments and ingested flea and tick products on the market.