Here are a few facts about ticks….
Connecticut is one of the worst states for ticks and the diseases they carry. The greater Danbury, New Milford and Ridgefield area provides great tick habitat with our dense woods and deer population
Lyme Disease is the most common tick-borne disease in North America.
Now there is a new disease carried by ticks called Powassan virus. Click here for information on the Powassan virus.
The reservoir for Lyme is small mammals, specifically rodents. Ticks, primarily the blacklegged or deer tick, feed on deer and mice, and the ticks transfer the microbe to humans
To reduce the presence of all kinds of ticks in your yard, be sure to keep your grass cut short and your pets on veterinary-monitored tick preventatives
Do not encourage deer and other wildlife to travel in your yard.
CALL NOW for us to come out to inspect your yard for ticks and evidence of tick-infested urban wildlife. Our Tick Elimination service is a 4 to 5 treatment program running from April through October.