How to Prevent Tick Bites: 3 Easy Steps
The ugly truth is that tick season is never over.
In most regions, these scary pests can survive all winter long, even in freezing conditions.
Don’t worry, we have your back. Here are 3 tips to prevent potentially life-altering bites and keep ticks away from you and your pets through fall and winter.
1. Protect Yourself and Pets
Apply Cedarcide All-Purpose Bug Spray to you and your pets before walks, hikes, dog park visits, and other outdoor activities to prevent bites.
Need deep woods protection? Try Extra Strength Tickshield instead.
2. Get a Tick-Free Lawn
Spray your entire yard, shrubbery, and bases of trees with PCO Choice monthly to kill and repel ticks. For larger tick populations, spray twice, two weeks apart, and then monthly after that.
Because PCO is both family and pet safe, you can start enjoying your yard immediately after application.
3. Check for Ticks
Ticks removed within 36 hours rarely cause disease or infection. After outdoor activities, get in the habit of checking yourself, children, and pets for ticks as soon as possible (ticks are about 2/3 of an inch, brown or red).