Ticks, and tick-borne diseases are on the Rise.
* Ticks are more than a nuisance; they carry a wide range of deadly diseases.
* Ticks begin their normal cycle by April, and survive winter just fine.
What is the risk of contracting a tick-borne disease?
* There are confirmed cases of Lyme Disease in lakeshore counties, and over 6,000 estimated cases of Lyme Disease in Michigan. West Michigan is considered an endemic area by the state DNR.
What are the most common ticks found in Michigan?
How to Remove a Tick Properly