EPA Evaluates Spot-On Flea & Tick Treatment

Reports of adverse reactions to spot-on pesticides increased 53% from 2007-2008.  That’s a big increase and the EPA launched a study.  Spot-on pesticides are those flea & tick treatments you apply between pet’s shoulder blades or down their spine like Defend ExSpot, Sergent’s Squeeze-On, Hartz Flea & Tick Drops, Bio Spot, Advantage, Frontline, etc.  Spot-on… Continue Reading

Ticked Off Tick Remover

The Ticked Off tick remover is a simple, but clever tool for getting ticks off your animals. There is a notch in the spoon-like part that you use to slide the tick out of the skin. The instructions are careful to note that you slide the tool. You don’t use it to lift or pry… Continue Reading