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Lone-Star Tick

There are many types of ticks, and even more types of tick-borne disease. Most famously deer ticks spread Lyme Disease, and in recent history this has been concentrated in the Northeastern US, but no more—ticks and their diseases are spreading across the US year by year. Keep your yard tick free, be aware of the […]

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Ticks carrying Lyme Disease are found in more counties every summer, and a few years ago we passed the point where more than half of US counties now have Lyme Disease. Lyme disease is spreading in other ways, too. In Connecticut, disease testing is revealing higher numbers of ticks carrying Lyme Disease—about 10% more than […]

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The campaign to get people aware of tick season has already begun. Despite a frosty winter, ticks were kept safe by blankets of snow, and have been waking up “hungry and angry” since March! Here’s what’s being recommended to keep adults, kids, and pets safe! Given how bad tick season is already, it’s advised you […]

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