How to Get Rid of Ticks and Prevent Lyme Disease

Practice these tick prevention strategies on your property and in your home to help prevent Lyme disease from affecting the health of your household.

Deer Ticks
Blacklegged deer ticks, a common carrier of Lyme disease, have two-year life cycles. Hard-to-detect nymphs pose the largest threat during spring and summer.
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