Category Archives: Tick tubes

Could 2016 Become the Year of the Tick?

As we have enjoyed the first unusually mild days, teasing us that spring is coming, we can’t help but begin to think about ticks. We’re beginning to receive regular calls from clients who are finding ticks on their kids and … Continue reading

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The Benefits of North Shore Mosquito and Tick Control Barrier Spray

“What are the real benefits?” We get asked this question fairly regularly when people are looking for a solution to their mosquito and tick problem. The immediate answer we give is always, “Prevention.” When you are a part of our … Continue reading

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Tick Rising: North Shore Tick Control and Keeping Deer at Bay

Tick populations are on the rise. According to Harvard’s Public Health Entomologist Dr Richard Pollack, he “can almost set my watch by it.” The “it” being the rise in warm weather, and deer and tick populations. Where you see deer, … Continue reading

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Ticks, Lyme Disease, and Your Secret Weapon

Boston’s own WGBH’s New England Center for Investigative Reporting headline this week proclaims that “despite the spread of Lyme Disease, Massachusetts dedicates no money towards prevention.” In clearly detailed and documented facts, we are left with the following, frustrated take-away: … Continue reading

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Little Known Facts about Lyme Disease and Tick Control North Shore

Rock star Avril Lavigne’s public announcement involving her suffering from chronic Lyme Disease has brought awareness of the illness back to the forefront, and just in time. The warm weather has caused ticks to emerge from hibernation, and ticks, as … Continue reading

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Chronic Lyme Disease May Actually Exist – But Not Like We Thought

If there was one saying that was true for Lyme Disease it would be, “The more I understand, the more confused I become.” In the 32 years since Lyme was named as the disease making several people sick in Lyme, … Continue reading

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Tick Guide : Mosquito Squad of the North Shore discusses tick identification – a must read!

There are nearly 900 species of ticks in the world. With so many ticks, it’s easy to assume they don’t all look alike. Nature is diverse and the tick participates fully in that diversity. From their color, appearance and the … Continue reading

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