Category: Tick Removal

Tips for Staying Tick-Free During Fall Outdoor Activities

A family walking through a park in fall, there are leaves on the ground

Ah, autumn! The season of cozy sweaters, pumpkin-spiced treats, and of course, vibrant, crunchy leaves. While we all love the fun of diving into a pile of leaves or going on a scenic hike, these activities can put us at risk for an unwelcome guest: ticks. Don’t let these tiny critters ruin your fall fun—read… Read more »

How To Have A Backyard Campout

Father and son in their backyard with a tent set up.

Sometimes, a long camping trip isn’t feasible, especially when you’ve got kids to wrangle. But don’t worry – you can still have an amazing campout experience right in your own backyard! Our tips will help you have a fun, hassle-free, and safe mini-camping trip in your yard. So, gather the family, and let’s get started!… Read more »

Preparing Your Kids for a Fun and Tick-Free Summer Camp Experience

Group of kids at camp hiking in the forest together

Summer camp is an exciting time for kids to explore nature, make new friends, and create unforgettable memories. As a parent, you want to ensure your child has a fun and carefree time while remaining safe. Before your child heads off to camp, take the time to educate them about ticks, how they can be encountered,… Read more »

How to Safely and Properly Remove Ticks from Humans

A tick sitting on human skin

Ticks are a common concern for those who love spending time outdoors. These tiny creatures can be carriers of various diseases, making it essential to remove them promptly and safely. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the steps to properly remove ticks from humans and go over some safe and efficient options for complete removal,… Read more »

How to Remove Ticks from Dogs: A Guide to Keep Your Furry Friend Safe

a tick on a dog

Ticks can be a pesky problem for our furry friends, but fear not! We’re here to help you learn how to safely and effectively remove ticks from your dogs and prevent future tick encounters. In this blog, we’ll go over the steps to remove ticks, why the Original Tick Key™ is the best tool for… Read more »

Workplace Safety and Ticks

Graphic showing Nature Shield FR PRO+ Insect Repellent, the Original TickKey(TM), A TickSee Kit, and a Cutter Lyme Disease Tick Test

When “workplace safety” is said, most people think of hard hats, safety vests, goggles, and gloves. And  while these are all excellent (and necessary!) additions to any workplace, it goes beyond that. More and more Workers’ Compensation claims have been filed due to tick bites and tick-borne diseases. Whether it’s due to a lack of… Read more »