Tag Archives: Tick-borne

Our Local Ticks and Saugus Tick Control

Few creatures inspire dread like a tick. Seeing one on yourself or your dog is likely to give you a strong case of the heebie-jeebies. Removing them is requires a steady hand and firm resolve. We would rather simply not … Continue reading

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Protecting your Pet from Lyme Disease: Tick Control North Shore

Can your dog or cat get Lyme Disease, too? What are the symptoms you should look for? What can been done to protect your pets? These are serious questions for many residents of the North Shore, who want to keep … Continue reading

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With the number of deer ticks and Lyme Disease infections rising on the North Shore, we are reminded of the importance of maintaining continuity with your tick control and prevention program

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore discusses the importance of maintaining continuity and awareness of tick control and prevention in an effort to reduce Lyme Disease infection in our area. Continue reading

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New research suggests the bite of a tick in the North Shore area can put an abrupt end to what’s for dinner!

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore explores the link between the bite of the Lone Star tick and the onset of meat allergy. Continue reading

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Tick control in the Massachusetts North Shore begins with awareness and knowledge

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore provides Massachusetts residence with a simple list of precautions and safeguards to help tick-proof your yard this season and reduce the risk of contracting a tick-borne illness this season. We call it the 6C’s of tick-proofing your yard. Continue reading

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In Massachusetts, knowing the symptoms and stages of Lyme disease is very important.

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore discusses the three stages of Lyme disease and raises the awareness level of the disease here in Massachusetts. Continue reading

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Mosquito Squad Northshore implements tick tubes and seasonal sprays to control ticks

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore emphasizes that different periods of the ticks life cycle requires different control and prevention programs to be the most effective. Continue reading

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