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Saskatchewan could see more ticks thanks to cool, wet spring

Saskatchewan’s wood tick population could be on the rise as a result of cool, wet weather in parts of the province.

The two types of adult ticks in the province lie dormant during the winter and suffer in dry and hot conditions, according to Dr. 245 more words


The ticks came marching two by two

I was out in the garden half the day, putting in some starts.  I go back to my pots of broccoli, and I find a mass of competing ticks playing king of the mountain on the popsicle stick (gross!). 306 more words

Nova Scotia

Revisiting the Wood Tick Story

When you embrace the idea of being a parent of a large family, you just accept that there will be plenty of stories to tell when it’s all over with.   1,369 more words