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Fear Factor: Creepy-Crawly Edition

Warning: There’s a snake photo at the bottom of this post!  (Just thought I’d mention that for those who hate/fear snakes.)

No Fear Factor would be complete without a few creepy-crawlies, so here we go: 675 more words

Diane Henders

Tick Attack

Tick Army

The tick army is formidable this year! After a heavy snow pack this winter, the ticks are out in full force.  They are already invading the woods and grassy areas we love to visit in the summer. 493 more words


Wood Tick Season In Full Swing

Trying diatomaceous earth for wood ticks this year. Mr. Sam I Am tends to get wet many times a day, so it won’t work so well on him.   354 more words


TGIF-wood ticks

There are reports of wood ticks being picked up on people here in the Nicola Valley. People that have dogs may want to check themselves and children for the creature. 230 more words


The hits keep coming. Poll: MSNBC still sucks. Like, the MOST.

Quick hit:  Rachel Maddow makes a reported $7 Million per year, a mill or so more than Megyn Kelly.  Reading a lib site Mediate the other day, it looks like Fox is getting Rachel’s money worth.   111 more words

Finding Minnesota: Wood Tick Racing In Cuyuna

CUYUNA, Minn. (WCCO) — Our long, harsh winter did nothing to control the tick population in Minnesota.

In fact, the heavy snow insulated the ticks on all those days the temperatures dipped below zero. 271 more words


Saskatchewan - Chaplin Lake - 5th June 2014

We had originally planned 2 days at Chaplin Lake but we cancelled the day long trip into the prairies after our tick experience. However we did not avoid them! 455 more words